Alt Text
Office of Neuroscience Research > Neuroscience Calendar > Dept of Anthropology: Mental Health Conference

Dept of Anthropology: Mental Health Conference

"Beyond the asylum: writing the social history of psychiatry in French colonial Vietnam" and
"Upped Antes and Pulled Rugs: Reading the Lessons of Psychiatric Reforms in Postwar U.S"


Add to your
calendar
When: Friday, April 28, 2017 at 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM
Where: McMillan Cafe (Danforth Campus)

The Department of Anthropology in collaboration with the Georg-August-University in Germany will be hosting a Mental Health Conference Friday, April 28th and Saturday, April 29th. This is a free event with three keynote talks which are open to the public. 

Friday, April 28th, 9.00 – 10.00am (McMillan Café)

1st KEYNOTE

‘Beyond the asylum: writing the social history of psychiatry in French colonial Vietnam’

Presented by Claire Edington (Assistant Professor of History at UC San Diego)

 
Friday, April 28th, 1.30 – 2.30pm (McMillan Café)

2nd KEYNOTE

‘Upped Antes and Pulled Rugs: Reading the Lessons of Psychiatric Reforms in Postwar U.S’

Presented by Kim Hopper (Professor of Clinical Socio-Medical Studies, Columbia University)


Saturday, April 29th, 9.00 – 10.00am (McMillan G052)
3rd KEYNOTE

‘The Globalization of Trauma, Trauma Disorders, and Trauma Treatment:

What should anthropologists make of this?’

Presented by Byron Good (Professor of Medical Anthropology, Harvard)

 

For inquiries, contact Calin Sterling.



Medical Campus Map  |  Danforth Campus Map