Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Grand Rounds

We Must Dissent: Structural Awareness and Structural Action in Homelessness

Enrico Castillo, MD, MSHPM
Assistant Professor
Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health
Center for Social Medicine and Humanities
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior


Learning objectives:
By the end of this presentation, learners will be able to:

  • Describe relationships among racism, public policy, and health
  • Explain how structures—namely laws and constitutions—can affect your patients and your role as a mental health provider
  • Identify skills and activities in structural action, everyday work, and medical education


Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and are intended only for an audience of medical professionals.

Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits will be available for licensed physicians participating in this activity. You must attend this event and sign in to qualify for CME credit.

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Tuesday, January 12 at 8:30am to 9:30am

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