Friday Morning Seminar in Culture, Psychiatry and Global Mental Health

  • Apr 03

    Friday Morning Seminar in Culture, Psychiatry and Global Mental Health

    10:00am to 11:50am

    Location: 

    William James Hall, Room 1550

    “Graphic Medicine”

    Speaker:

    Juliet McMullin, Associate Professor, University of California Irvine.

    Co-sponsored by the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Program in Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University; and the Global Health and Medical Humanities Initiative, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

    Contact:

    Karen Kwass 
    karen_kwass@hms.harvard.edu 
    (617) 432-2676

  • Apr 17

    Friday Morning Seminar in Culture, Psychiatry and Global Mental Health

    10:00am to 11:50am

    Location: 

    Building 3, 33 Massachusetts Avenue (rear), Room 333, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    "Linking Genotype and Phenotype in Whole Exome Sequencing"

    Speaker:

    Stefan Timmermans, Professor and Chair, Department of Sociology; Professor, Institute for Society and Genetics, University of California Los Angeles.

    Co-sponsored by the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Program in Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University; Global Health and Medical Humanities Initiative, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

    Contact:

    Karen Kwass 
    karen_kwass@hms.harvard.edu 
    (617) 432-2676

  • Apr 24

    Friday Morning Seminar in Culture, Psychiatry and Global Mental Health

    10:00am to 11:50am

    Location: 

    William James Hall, Room 1550

    “Epidemic Projections and the Politics of Reckoning During the Ebola Crisis”

    Speaker:

    Adia Benton,  Assistant Professor, Brown University.

    Co-sponsored by the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Program in Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University; Global Health and Medical Humanities Initiative, MIT.

    Contact:

    Karen Kwass 
    karen_kwass@hms.harvard.edu 
    (617) 432-2676

  • May 01

    Friday Morning Seminar in Culture, Psychiatry and Global Mental Health

    10:00am to 11:50am

    Location: 

    William James Hall, Room 1550, Kirkland Street

    “Indonesian Mental Health”

    Speakers:

    “The Passage of the National Mental Health Law in Indonesia: A Personal Legend that Costs an Arm and a Leg”

    Nova Riyanti Yusuf, Psychiatrist; former Member of Parliament for the House of Representatives, the Republic of Indonesia.

    "Mental Health in Aceh, Indonesia"

    Mary-Jo DelVecchio Good, Faculty Associate. Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School.

    Byron J. Good, Faculty Associate. Professor of Medical Anthropology, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School.

    Co-sponsored by the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Program in Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University; and the Global Health and Medical Humanities Initiative, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

    Contact:

    Karen Kwass
    karen_kwass@hms.harvard.edu
    (617) 432-2676

  • May 08

    Friday Morning Seminar in Culture, Psychiatry and Global Mental Health

    10:00am to 3:00pm

    Location: 

    William James Hall, 33 Kirkland Street, Room 1550

    "China Mental Health"

    Speakers:

    Sai Zuo, Fellow, Fogarty International Center Training Fellowship Program, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School.

    Wenzheng Wang, Fellow, Fogarty International Center Training Fellowship Program, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School.

     Chengcheng Pu, Fellow, Fogarty International Center Training Fellowship Program, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School.

    Wang Xun, Fellow, Fogarty International Center Training Fellowship Program, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School.

    Co-sponsored by the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Program in Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University; Global Health and Medical Humanities Initiative, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

    Contact:

    Karen Kwass
    karen_kwass@hms.harvard.edu
    (617) 432-2676