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June 2015

Keynote: “Structural Competency: Theorizing a New Medical Approach to Stigma and Inequality”

June 2, 2015
Pearl South Padre, 310 Padre Boulevard
South Padre Island, TX 78597 United States
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2015 Southwest Latino HIV/Hepatitis C Conference Join us for the 2015 Southwest Latino HIV and Hepatitis C Conference - the first conference in the U.S. focusing exclusively on how HIV and Hepatitis C are impacting the Latino community and the co-factors that contribute toward Latino's vulnerability for these diseases.

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July 2015

The Politics of Health: Building An Interdisciplinary Pre-Health Curriculum Around the Complex Meanings Of Health And Illness

July 13, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Dartmouth College – Haldeman 041, 24-28 N Main St
Hanover, NH 03755 United States
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First Keynote: Jonathan Metzl, MD/PhD, Vanderbilt Colleagues from the participating centers (Dartmouth College, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Columbia University, King’s College London, WISER University of Witwatersrand South Africa, Chinese University Hong Kong), will gather to share their institution’s research project. Colleagues from the larger CHCI community are encouraged and welcome to attend. Conference registration is required; colleagues from other institution are required to pay a $100 registration fee per person attending; participation for colleagues at the host institution…

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October 2015

Keynote: “Navigating the Complexity of Mental Health Needs in Society: The intersection of Ethics, Policy and Practice”

October 30, 2015 @ 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm
Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center, 2601 S Providence Rd
Columbia, MO 65203 United States
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Dr. Metzl will be the keynote speaker for the health policy track at the combined MU Center for Health Policy and Center for Health Ethics Conference entitled, “Navigating the Complexity of Mental Health Needs in Society: The intersection of Ethics, Policy and Practice” on Friday, October 30, 2015, at the Stoney Creek Inn in Columbia, Missouri. Conference participants will discuss issues at the intersection of mental health clinical practice, law, and ethics as well as review policy reform and advocacy…

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April 2016

Keynote at 2016 Health Humanities Conference – Cleveland Clinic

April 7, 2016 - April 9, 2016

Health Humanities Conference: Arts and the Health Humanities: Intersections, Inquiry, Innovations April 7-9, 2016, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio Invited Speakers Include: Mindy Thompson Fullilove Jonathan Metzl Holly J. Hughes Jeanne Bryner Jon Hallberg & Hippocrates Café For more information email healthhumcle2016@gmail.com

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May 2016

Keynote Address at Boosting Statewide Momentum to Achieve System Goals

May 5, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel, 425 Water St,
Portsmouth, VA 23704 United States
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Keynote Address: Mental Illness and Mass Shootings: Let’s Talk Truths Presented by: Jonathan Metzl, MD, PhD, Vanderbilt University This presentation addresses four assumptions that frequently arise in the aftermath of mass-shootings in the U.S. Mental illness causes gun violence Psychiatric diagnosis can predict gun crime before it happens Shootings represent the deranged acts of mentally ill loners Gun control “won’t prevent” another Newtown. Each of these statements is certainly true in particular instances. Yet as we show, notions of mental…

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October 2016

Racism and Health in the US South – Colloquium at Georgia Tech

October 5, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Georgia Tech – Bill Moore Student Success Center – Clary Theatre Atlanta, GA 30313 United States + Google Map

On Wednesday, October 5th, 3:00pm – 5:00pm Dr. Camara Jones and I will be in dialogue about the impact of racism on health in the US South. This facilitated conversation is open to the public and will take place at Georgia Tech University.

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November 2016

Keynote at Black Psychiatrists of America 37th Transcultural Psychiatry Conference – Nassau, Bahamas

November 10, 2016 - November 13, 2016
Melia Nassau Beach Hotel, 4914 West Bay Street
Nassau, Bahamas
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Keynote at Black Psychiatrists of America 37th Transcultural Psychiatry Conference - Nassau, Bahamas .

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September 2017

Keynote at Humanities Futures Capstone Conference, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina

September 15, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Rubenstein Library, Duke West Campus, 411 Chapel Dr., Room 153
Durham, NC 27705 United States
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The capstone conference, titled Health Humanities & Social Justice: Breath, Body, Voice, will focus on the health humanities. We define health on a continuum from the health sciences to states of health, and focus on social justice to bridge the lived experiences of health and wellness in both our academic and non-academic communities. Furthermore, in 2017, we ask: how are the humanities transforming health, and how is health transforming the humanities? And what do these mutual influences suggest concerning the health of the humanities?

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