Maternal Mental Health Matters 2019 – all-day Symposium – Register Now!

Maternal Mental Health Matters 2019

Begin Before Birth Canada
Progress in Intervention & Prevention

May 1, 2019 from 9:00-18:30

Join us for our second Begin Before Birth (BBB) Canada symposium to mark

World Maternal Mental Health Day 2019

One in five women experience significant perinatal mental health problems, often with lasting consequences for both mother and child.  Learn about novel treatment models and interventions that seek to improve maternal perinatal mental health and, in doing so, bolster brain health in the next generation.

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 – 9am to 6:30pm

Registration is possible up to the last moment, but we cannot guarantee a lunch.

Live streaming feed: click here

Who should attend: Health professionals, researchers, trainees, and policy makers interested in mother’s and children’s long-term mental health outcomes.


Cost: 35$ CAD 

– includes lunch, coffee/tea breaks –

Register via Eventbrite click here 


Breastfeeding space


Trainees, submit posters for the Begin Before Birth Canada Young Investigator Award! Contact:

Location: Robert Palmer Howard Amphitheatre - McIntyre Medical Building, McGill University, 3655 Promenade Sir-William-Osler, Montreal, QC. H3G 0B1. See Map.  STM/bus 107 or 144 (use door at 1200 Ave. des Pins Ouest)

Download programMMHM 2019 Program PDF

Progress in Prevention and Intervention

*Lecture titles are descriptive, final titles to be confirmed in the coming weeks.

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During the event, tweet comments and questions using #MMHMBBB


Contact:, +1 514-265-3408,