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4 April, 2020

Interesting thread, I recall I wrote about this nearly 20 years ago in the light of the NHS recruitment of psychiatrists from LMIC, in a piece called the Great Brain Robbery

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC218826/

Vikram Patel

The Pershing Square Professor of Global Health and Wellcome Trust Principal Research Fellow

Department of Global Health and Social Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Professor, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health

Co-Founder and Member of Managing Committee, Sangath

Website: GlobalMentalHealth@Harvard Initiative

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HIFA profile: Vikram Patel is a psychiatrist at Harvard Medical School (USA) and Sangath (India). He has a special interest in public health aspects of mental health in developing countries. He is the author of 'Where There Is No Psychiatrist: A mental health care manual'. Vikram_patel AT hms.harvard.edu