Nominations Sought for `Hero in Women's Mental Health'

Nominations Sought for `Hero in Women's Mental Health'

Nominations Sought for `Hero in Women's Mental Health'

The University of Arizona Department of Psychiatry is seeking nominations for the Hero in Women's Mental Health award, an annual honor presented to a person who has displayed pioneering efforts and has had a positive impact in women's mental health.
Nominees can be an advocate, clinician, public official or community member - anyone who meets the general criteria.

Deadline for nominations is Thursday, Sept. 30.

KVOA-TV Eyewitness News anchor Patty Weiss is scheduled to present the award on Saturday, Jan. 8, during the Fourth Annual Women's Mental Health Symposium.

Scheduled Saturday, Jan. 8 at the UA (location to be announced), the Fourth Annual Women's Mental Health Symposium is sponsored by the Department of Psychiatry at the UA College of Medicine in conjunction with the Arizona Nurses Association and the Arizona Psychological Association. The event is open to the community.

For more information, please call (520) 626-1392; you can download a nomination form at www.psychiatry.arizona.edu