Harriet A. Washington
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 -
New York Academy of Medicine (New York, NY)
1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029
In this talk based on her book Infectious Madness: The Surprising Science of How We 'Catch' Mental Illness, Harriet Washington traces the history, culture, and some disturbing contemporary manifestations of mental illness.