Dr Kovess-Masfety is adjunct Professor of Psychiatry at McGill. She is the director of a Paris 5 university research centre in epidemiology and policy design in mental health which trains PhD students. She has extensive experience in psychiatric epidemiology and has been responsible for mental health surveys on large population samples in diverse places. She is a participant in many international surveys, European (ESEMED) and worldwide (WMH initiative). She has ongoing surveys in France and Europe and can supervise graduate and postgraduate students who want to conduct surveys or analyze data already collected.