Consortium

The UPSIDES project involves scientists, mental health professionals, stakeholders and peer workers from six countries in Europe (Germany and United Kingdom), Africa (Uganda and Tanzania) and Asia (Israel and India).

University of Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, United Kingdom
Prof. Mike Slade site lead
Dr. Julie Repper
Ashleigh Charles

University Hospital Hamburg, Germany
Dr. Candelaria Mahlke site lead
Rebecca Nixdorf

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and East London Foundation NHS Trust, United Kingdom
Grace Ryan site lead
Dave Baillie

Ifakara Health Institute and Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Science, Tanzania
Donat Shamba site lead
Dr. Fileuka C. Ngakongwa
Mary Ramesh
Shraddha Bajeria

Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
Dr. Galia Moran site lead
Dr. Paula Garber Epstein
Prof. Max Lachmann
Eden Praiss Idelson
Alina Grayzman

Centre for Mental Health and Policy, Indian Law Society, Pune, India
Jasmine Kalha  site lead
Dr. Soumitra Pathare

International Advisory Board
Prof. Marianne Farkas Boston, USA Boston University, Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation
Dr. Michelle Funk Geneva, Switzerland WHO Geneva, Mental Health Policy and Service Development, Dept. Of Mental Health and Substance Abuse
Nigel Henderson Edinburgh, Scottland Chief of Penumbra (mental health charityExecutive )
Prof. Sylvia Kaaya Dar es Salaam, Tansania Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Science, Dean Faculty of Medicine, Mental Health and Substance Abuse
Dr. Stefan Weinmann Frankfurt, Germany German Society for International Cooperation

Ethics Advisor
Dr. Felicitas Söhner Düsseldorf, Germany University of Düsseldorf, Germany

Data Safety and Monitoring Board
Jochen Kaiser Günzburg, Germany Bezirkskliniken Schwaben
Prof. Stefan Wesner Ulm, Germany University of Ulm
David Jemba Entebbe, Uganda IT consultant

Local Advisory Board members – University Ulm
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