New webinar by the Global Psychiatric Association

Invitation to the Webinar on “Social Aspects of Suicide” organized by the

Global Psychiatry Association

Speaker 1: Dr. SM Yasir Arafat, Senior Research Fellow, Biomedical Research Foundation, Bangladesh

Topic: Ecology and Suicide (30 minutes presentation+ 10 minutes of discussion)

Speaker 2: Prof. Vikas Menon, Department of Psychiatry, JIPMER, Puducherry, India

Topic: Media reporting of Suicide: Variations between East and West (30 minutes presentation+ 10 minutes of discussion)

Chairperson: Prof. Reinhard Heun, University of Bonn, Germany

Moderator: Dr. Sujit Kumar Kar, Department of Psychiatry, King George’s Medical University, Lucknow, India

6th April 2024

4.30 PM to 6.00 PM Indian Standard Time

Registration link:


• The registration for the webinar is free; however it is mandatory.

• This meeting will be hosted via zoom for those registered.

• People from other continents should check their time zones.