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Grand Challenges in Global Mental Health: Integration in Research, Policy, and Practice

  • Pamela Y. Collins mail,

    Pamela.Collins@nih.gov

    Affiliation: Office of the Director, National Institute of Mental Health/NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Thomas R. Insel,

    Affiliation: Office of the Director, National Institute of Mental Health/NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Arun Chockalingam,

    Affiliation: World Hypertension League and Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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  • Abdallah Daar,

    Affiliations: Grand Challenges Canada and Dalla Lana School of Public Health and Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study (STIAS), Wallenberg Research Centre at Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa

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  • Yvonne T. Maddox

    Affiliation: Office of the Director, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development/NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Published: April 30, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001434
  • Featured in PLOS Collections

About the Authors

Pamela Y. Collins, Thomas R. Insel
Office of the Director, National Institute of Mental Health/NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
Arun Chockalingam
World Hypertension League and Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Abdallah Daar
Grand Challenges Canada and Dalla Lana School of Public Health and Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Abdallah Daar
Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study (STIAS), Wallenberg Research Centre at Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa
Yvonne T. Maddox
Office of the Director, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development/NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: Pamela.Collins@nih.gov

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: PYC. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: PYC TRI AC AD YTM. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: PYC TRI AC AD YTM. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: PYC TRI AC AD YTM.