Category Archives: Mental Health

Hear Professor Nik Rose discussing how urbanisation is affecting our mental health on new ‘Policy Forum Pod’

Do you live in a city? If so, you share something in common with over the half the world’s population. In fact, the United Nations predicts that two-thirds of the world will live in cities by 2050. Policymakers have begun … Continue reading

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The African Leadership Centre in partnership with the Global Health and Social Medicine invites you to ‘Mental Health in Africa: Where does the illness lie?’ March 30th

Where:  Room K4U.12, King’s College London- Strand Campus When: Thursday March 30th, 18:30 hrs–20:30 hrs Mental Health in Africa is a topic that deserves the utmost attention. While corruption and trade partnerships stand at the forefront of today’s global concern, it is … Continue reading

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‘Prozak Diaries: Psychiatry and Generational Memory in Iran’ Lecture by Dr Orkideh Behrouzan March 7th at SOAS

When: 7 March 2017, 5:45 -7:00 PM Where: Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Paul Webley Wing (Senate House) Type of Event: Lecture by Dr Orkideh Behrouzan on the subject of her book Prozak Diaries: Psychiatry and Generational Memory in Iran (Stanford University Press, 2016) … Continue reading

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Next event of KCL-LSHTM Critical Global Health Work-in-Progress Seminar Series is on January 24th on ‘Zika: Emergency Research and After’

Jointly organised by King’s College London (KCL) and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), this new seminar series brings together critically-minded social scientists, public health experts and practitioners together to debate key areas of concern for global … Continue reading

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Book launch ‘Prozac Diaries’ (SUP) by Dr Orkideh Behrouzan Monday December 5th 6 pm River Room

BOOK LAUNCH  is tomorrow Monday December 5th! With an introduction by Professor Nik Rose Where: River Room, Strand Campus When: 6 to 8 pm ALL WELCOME! Prozak Diaries is an analysis of emerging psychiatric discourses in post-1980s Iran. It examines … Continue reading

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