Tag Archives: Orkideh Behrouzan

‘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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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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New! Special Section, guest-edited by Dr Orkideh Behrouzan, is published in Medicine, Anthropology, Theory.

Dr Orkideh Behrouzan has guest edited a special section in the new issue of Medicine, Anthropology, Theory. The section titled “Beyond Trauma: Notes on Mental Health in the Middle East” opens a timely debate on psychological welling in the region. In the words of the editors … Continue reading

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New article out by Dr Orkideh Behrouzan “Negotiating health and life: Syrian refugees and the politics of access in Lebanon”

Negotiating health and life: Syrian refugees and the politics of access in Lebanon, is the new policy-oriented article that Dr Orkideh Behrouzan has co-authored with Sarah E. Parkinson (University of Minnesota) in Social Science and Medicine.  Based on ethnographic evidence from … Continue reading

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Dr Orkideh Behrouzan reports on “Pedagogical Encounters: Engaging Social Sciences & Global Health” A Joint Workshop between SSHM and UNC Department of Social Medicine

On April 9-10 2015, an SSHM delegation connected with the Department of Social Medicine at UNC Chapel Hill in the joint event, “Pedagogical Encounters: Engaging Social Sciences & Global Health”, with the goal of exchanging learning from each other’s experiences. Our … Continue reading

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