Vikram Patel is a recipient of the 2019 John Dirks Canada Gairdner Global Health Award for his world-leading research in global mental health, generating knowledge on the burden and determinants of mental health problems in low- and middle-income countries and pioneering approaches for the prevention and treatment of mental health in low-resource settings.
Convocation is the culmination of years of hard work and dedication. The University of Waterloo is proud to honour the many accomplishments of our 2021 Faculty of Health graduates and will mark this milestone with a virtual convocation ceremony.
Join the Faculty of Health for Graduate Studies Information Week beginning October 4. Select from a series of online sessions exploring the fundamentals of grad school and graduate programs in the Faculty of Health. Visit event page for session details and to register.