Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School
From the website: Research undertaken in the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine is done with the aim of “clinical relevance,” that is, to affect medical treatment practices and health care policies at local and global levels. Current research activities are broken into the following subcategories: cultural studies of biomedicine, global health delivery, history of medicine, infectious disease, medical anthropology, medical ethics, and mental health.
Thursday, June 6, 2013 (All day) to Saturday, June 8, 2013 (All day)
Scholarship on the future of the City, with particular emphasis on the creation of meaningful, sustainable, and spiritually inspiring urban environments that support environmental health and well-being. Speakers: Prof. Timothy Beatley (UVA), Prof. Julio Bermudez (CUA), Alan Logan, ND, Prof. Tom Barrie (NCSU), Nader Ardalan (GSD), Prof. Harvey Cox (HDS).
Location: June 6-7 Glastonbury Abbey (Hingham, MA), June 8 Harvard Divinity School