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UQ talks mental health care in Vietnam

The University of Queensland recently collaborated with Hanoi Medical University to deliver a workshop on mental health challenges and possibilities. The workshop was part of the ASPIRES (Australian Speakers and Partners in Research, Education and Skills) series, which aims to support education and skills reform throughout Vietnam. The collaboration involved UQ Office of Medical Education Director Professor Kirsty FosterFaculty of Medicine Deputy Executive Dean and Medical Dean Professor Stuart Carney, and the University’s Global Engagement and Entrepreneurship unit