Chinwendu Ukachukwu

Pharmacist And Mental Health Advocate

Chinwendu Ukachukwu is a pharmacist and mental health advocate, passionate about supporting youth mental health.

Chinwendu has worked in internally displaced persons camps and slums, where she offered psychosocial support to young people displaced by Boko Haram insurgency. Chinwendu was part of the WHO Innovation Lab where she created a tool to assess mental health needs in emergency settings.

As a core member of the Lancet Young Leaders for Global Mental Health (www.instagram.com/mymindourhumanity), she has extensive experience engaging young people with mental health through digital tools, including videos, social messaging surveys, social media challenges and online campaigns.