Towards a better understanding of how to reduce social stigma among medical students: A qualitative study

Chief Investigator: Dr Ashley McAllister
Research Fellow In Disability Policy Research
Melbourne School of Population and Global Health

The project aims to address the prejudicial and stigmatising views of healthcare professionals regarding persons with mental health conditions. This research focuses on medical students' perceptions, current educational training targeting stigma, as well as an exploration of evidence-based approaches to reduce stigma.