Category Archives: Psychiatry

Congratulations to PhD candidate James Fletcher, recipient of prestigious 2017 Sowerby Prize for Philosophy and Medicine!

Huge congratulations to GHSM PhD candidate James Rupert Fletcher, the recipient of this year prestigious 2017 Sowerby Prize for Philosophy and Medicine! James received the prize for his essay: “Why we should assess decision-making capacity (even though we cannot)”. The … 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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Register now GHSM Annual Lecture October 17th Professor Emily Martin “Objectivity and Trained Judgment: Toward an ethnography of experimental psychology”

The Department of Global Health & Social Medicine at King’s College London is proud to host Professor Emily Martin for a public lecture on Monday 17th October at 18:30 in the Auditorium, Ground Floor, Franklin Wilkins Building, Stamford Street London. Register for … Continue reading

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SSHM Annual Lecture May 11: “The Genetics of Mental Disorders: Exorcising Kraepelin’s Ghost”

We are delighted to announce that the SSHM annual lecture will be given by Professor Steve Hyman, Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard) When: Monday May 11, 2015  18.00 – 20.30 Where:  Old … Continue reading

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Connecting Medicine Science & Society Postgraduate Conference, March 27, 2015

We are delighted to announce a conference organised by the students on the MSc Medicine, Science and Society on ‘Connecting medicine, science and society’. When: Friday 27th March, 13:30-17:30, Where: Old Committee Room (1st Floor King’s Building) The conference will start with a … Continue reading

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