MSFHR funding to dentistry prof for social study


Dr. Mario Brondani

Dr. Mario Brondani received one-year finding of $15,000 for a project titled “A Socially Responsible Dentist: An Evidence-Based Curriculum to Address Stigma and Discrimination” from the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Reach Program. The goal is to re-develop the social responsibility teaching session to address stigma and mental illness with an outcome to disseminate a teaching plan session. Collaborators include Dr. Leeann Donnelly and community partner members at Providence Health Care and Vancouver Coastal Health Authority.