Third Committee Meeting

October 31, 2007

Keck Building, Room 100

500 Fifth Street, NW, Washington, DC

10:00

Welcome and Purpose of Session

Ken Warner, Committee Chair

10:10

Mental Health Promotion: Definitions and Evidence

A Mental Health Promotion Perspective: Joseph Durlak, Department of Psychology, Loyola University Chicago

A Health Promotion Perspective: Marshall Kreuter, Institute of Public Health, Georgia State University

The European Union Approach: Clemens Hosman, Prevention Research Centre, Radboud University and Maastricht University

Committee Discussion: Ken Warner, Committee Chair

12:15

Lunch

1:00

Cost-Effectiveness of Preventive Interventions

Daniel Eisenberg and Kamilah Neighbors, School of Public Health, University of Michigan

Committee Discussion: Tom Boat, Committee Vice-Chair

2:00

Implications of Poverty for Prevention

Larry Aber, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, New York University

Committee Discussion: Ken Warner

3:00

End of Open Session



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