Upcoming History of Medicine Lectures

By , November 8, 2013

The Department of Postgraduate and Continuing Education, McLean Hospital and the Center for the History of Medicine, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine, present:

COLLOQUIUM ON THE HISTORY OF PSYCHIATRY AND MEDICINE

November 14, 2013

From the Parachuting Psychologist to “Mental Health and Psychosocial Support”:  Humanitarian Mental Health Interventions Since the 1980s

Ilil Benjamin, M.A.: Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Science and Technology Studies, Cornell University

4:00 P.M.—5:30 P.M.
Ballard Room, fifth floor, Countway Library of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
10 Shattuck Street, Boston MA 02115

 

revueNovember 21, 2013

The Lamaze Method of Childbirth: An International Cold War History 1945-1980

Paula Michaels, Ph.D.: Lecturer in Modern History,
Monash University (Melbourne, Australia)

4:00 P.M.—5:30 P.M.
Ballard Room, fifth floor, Countway Library of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
10 Shattuck Street, Boston MA 02115

 

 

December 19, 2013

Good Spirits and Strong Bodies:  Mental Health Treatment in Syria 1903-1961

Beverly Tsacoyianis: Assistant Professor of History, University of Memphis; Doctoral Candidate, Washington University in St. Louis

4:00 P.M.—5:30 P.M.
Ballard Room, fifth floor, Countway Library of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
10 Shattuck Street, Boston MA 02115

The Colloquium on the History of Psychiatry and Medicine offers an opportunity to clinicians, researchers, and historians interested in a historical perspective on their fields to discuss informally historical studies in progress.

For further information contact David G. Satin, M.D., Colloquium Director,
phone/fax 617-332-0032, e-mail: david_satin@hms.harvard.edu

 

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