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"Deny Much? Climate Inaction and the Psyche"

Sep 29, 2021
2:00am to 3:30pm

Lise Van Susteren, M.D., Climate Psychiatry Alliance Issues in Mental Health Policy Seminar

"City of Incurable Women"

Oct 06, 2021
2:00am to 3:30pm

Author Maud Casey in conversation with Anne Hoffman, Ph.D. Psychiatry and the Arts

"Neuromusic? A Critical Humanities Perspective on Music and Medicine

Oct 20, 2021
2:00pm to 3:30pm

James Kennaway, Ph.D., Helmut Schmidt University, Germany Richardson Seminar on the History of Psychiatry
“Colonizing Madness: Asylum and Community in Fiji”

“Colonizing Madness: Asylum and Community in Fiji”

Nov 03, 2021
2:00pm to 3:30pm

Jacqueline Lecki, Ph.D., Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand Richardson Seminar on the History of Psychiatry

"Donald Winnicott’s Pandemics: Surviving the Spanish Flu of 1918 and the Hong Kong Flu of 1968”

Nov 17, 2021
2:00pm to 3:30pm

Brett Kahr, Tacistick Institute of Medical Psychology, London Richardson Seminar on the History of Psychiatry

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Webinar: In commemoration of Juneteenth

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In commemoration of the Juneteenth holiday of emancipation from slavery, Weill Cornell Medicine's Department of Psychiatry is sponsored a Roundtable on June 19, 2021 with Dr. Kimberly Gordon-Achebe, child and adolescent psychiatrist, University of Maryland; Reverend Frederick Streets, Yale Divinity School; and Dr. Elfred Anthony Pinkard, President, Wilberforce University.

The holiday of Juneteenth commemorates the freeing of the last remaining slaves in the United...

Post-Pandemic Anxiety

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You’re fully vaccinated, New York is reopening, and life is getting back to normal. So, why are you anxious? Instead of joy, you feel overwhelmed, stressed, and can’t stop asking yourself: How should I behave around others? Should I continue to physically distance? Should I shake a stranger’s hand? Do I even want to?

After more than a year of social distancing and without knowing who is fully vaccinated, returning to ‘normal’ may feel scary, especially if you already live with anxiety...

Prefrontal Cortex of Brain Provides Feedback to Redirect Attention

To enable animals to shift their attention in response to changing circumstances, the prefrontal cortex of the brain helps keep track of which types of stimuli have recently been most relevant, suggests a preclinical study by Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian investigators. This discovery could lead to new treatments to help restore cognitive flexibility.

“Animals and people make split-second decisions about what to do in changing circumstances and what to pay attention...

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