Friday Morning Seminar in Culture, Psychiatry and Global Mental Health (via Zoom)


Friday, April 23, 2021, 10:00am to 12:00pm


Online Only

“Deconstructing Disparities Discourse During the Covid-19 Pandemic: Examining the Relative Importance of Identity and Social Class in Determining Risk of Infection and Death"

Attend this event via Zoom (advance registration required)


Seth D. Hannah, Lecturer in Global Health, University of California, San Diego.


Sadeq Rahimi

This seminar is cosponsored by the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School.

This event is online only. Please click the "Read More" link for full instructions on how to attend this seminar.

Remote Access Information:

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Please note: This event requires a password to attend. Please email Sadeq Rahimi ( with a brief introduction of yourself to receive the meeting password. This meeting will be recorded.

Speaker Bio:

Seth Donal Hannah, PhD, is Lecturer in Global Health at the University of California, San Diego. Dr. Hannah is a sociologist specializing in how race, ethnicity, and culture shapes the delivery of healthcare. He earned his Ph.D. from Harvard University in 2011 after completing a predoctoral training program in Inequality and Social Policy from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government and another in Culture and Mental Health Services from Harvard Medical School. He is currently studying the dynamics of medical interpreting in community health settings, the different ways diversity impacts health care in the United States, Switzerland, and Canada, and the experiences of fatherhood among formerly incarcerated African American men.