Associate Professor Pinto Featured in Nursing Report

Melissa Pinto, PhD, RN, FAAN

Associate Professor Melissa Pinto, PhD, RN, FAAN was featured in Campaign for Action in which she talks about her research focus on mood disorders in adolescents and young adults.

"My contribution is to promote the mental health of adolescents and underserved populations through science, education, and leadership. I do not see the same attention paid to mental health as physical health; this is surprising given that mental health, particularly in youth, is a foundation for good physical and mental health long-term," says Dr. Pinto.

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Campaign for Action is a series of profiles of Campaign leaders talking about their connections to the nursing or health care profession and their interests in healthier communities.