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Global Health Colloquium: "Health and Mental Health in China: Four Decades of Observations"

Feb 23, 2015 04:30PM to 06:00PM
219 Aaron Burr Hall

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Open to the Public
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Arthur Kleinman, Professor of Medical Anthropology and Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School Esther and Sidney Rabb Professor of Anthropology, Harvard University
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Organized by the Program in Global Health & Health Policy and the Department of East Asian Studies
Co-sponsored by the Center for Health & Wellbeing, the Woodrow Wilson School of Public & International Affairs, and the Department of Anthropology

Kleinman is professor of medical anthropology in the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine and professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. He is the Esther and Sidney Rabb professor of anthropology in the Department of Anthropology in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS), and was appointed the Victor and William Fung director of Harvard University’s Asia Center in 2008. In 2011, Arthur Kleinman was appointed as a Harvard College Professor and received the 2011 Harvard Foundation Distinguished Faculty Award. He chaired the then Department of Social Medicine at HMS from 1990 until 2000, where from 1993-2001 he was the Presley Professor of social medicine, and chaired the Department of Anthropology at Harvard’s Faculty of Arts and Sciences from 2004 to 2007.

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