Friday Morning Seminar in Culture, Psychiatry and Global Mental Health

  • Mar 27

    Friday Morning Seminar in Culture, Psychiatry and Global Mental Health

    10:00am to 11:50am

    Location: 

    William James Hall, Room 1550

    "Operating the Social Body: Cancer 'Previvorship' in Australia and the United States"

    Speaker:

    Alison Witchard, PhD candidate, Anthropology, Australian National University; 2014-2015 Fulbright Scholar and Visiting Fellow, Anthropology Department, Harvard 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.

  • 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; 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