Elizabeth Pappadopulos is a clinical psychologist and the global medical affairs lead for CNS Disorders at Upjohn, a division of Pfizer. Her professional priorities are to raise awareness and advance the prevention, identification, and implementation of evidence-based treatments for mental health disorders and noncommunicable diseases on a global scale through partnerships with experts, advocacy, and professional/scientific organizations on data generation/publications and educational initiatives.
The mental health of frontline health workers has been greatly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. For many, the most severe mental health effects are likely to come in the aftermath of it. We hear why it’s essential to be ready for an emerging mental health crisis.