Friday Morning Seminar in Culture, Psychiatry and Global Mental Health

  • Feb 06

    Friday Morning Seminar in Culture, Psychiatry and Global Mental Health

    10:00am to 11:50am

    Location: 

    William James Hall, 33 Kirkland Street, Room 1550

    “Fearing my Rabbi, or Ethnographic Choices with Intersubjective Consequences”

    Speaker:

    Sarah Willen, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, University of Connecticut.

    Cosponsored 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

  • Feb 20

    Friday Morning Seminar in Culture, Psychiatry and Global Mental Health

    10:00am to 11:50am

    Location: 

    MIT, Massachusetts Avenue

    "Excluded and Frozen Out: Unauthorized Immigrants’ (Non) Access to Care after Healthcare Reform”

    Speaker:

    Helen Marrow, Assistant Professor of Sociology,Tufts 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

  • Feb 27

    Friday Morning Seminar in Culture, Psychiatry and Global Mental Health

    10:00am to 11:50am

    Location: 

    MIT, Massachusetts Avenue

    TBA

    Speaker:

    Pamela Collins, Assistant Professor of Clinical Epidemiology at the Mailman School of Public Health (MSPH) at Columbia Univeristy, and Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at the College of Physicians and Surgeons.

    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

  • Mar 06

    Friday Morning Seminar in Culture, Psychiatry and Global Mental Health

    10:00am to 11:50am

    Location: 

    MIT, Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA, United States, Room tbd

    "TBA"

    Speaker:

    Stefan Timmermans, Ph. D., University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, Professor and Chair of the Department of Sociology at the University of California Los Angeles, and Professor at the UCLA Institute for Society and Genetics, UCLA.

    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

  • 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 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