CMB Members Address COVID-19

CMB members have contributed to a variety of COVID-related projects this Spring. Please let us know if you have something to add!

Social Science Perspectives on “The New Normal”

McGill's Culture, Mind, and Brain and Global Mental Health programs jointly sponsor an online roundtable discussion, hosted by McGill CMB Program co-director Samuel Veissière.

Owning Our Madness: Honoring Cultural Psychiatrist Frederick Hickling

Dr. Hickling, who died on May 7 “after a sudden illness . . . was a giant in the global movements for deinstitutionalization, community mental health and cultural psychiatry,” according to McGill CMB program co-director Laurence Kirmayer and McGill cultural psychiatrist Jazwant Guzder.

TECH AND VISUAL MEDIA RESOURCES

To support CMB members during COVID, we are gathering resources in digital technologies that might be of particular use to our CMB members. This post focuses on editing videotaped presentations in iMovie. We have also created a new page on the FPR website as a depository for your suggestions.

Social-Cultural Computational Psychiatry & Neuroscience Network Videos Now Available on YouTube

We are thrilled to announce that Maxwell Ramstead has posted several videos from the CMB Network-funded inaugural Social-Cultural Computational Psychiatry & Neuroscience Network Workshop (4–8 Nov 2019) on YouTube. Below are two talks by Guillaume Dumas on Open Science and Hyperscanning.