Event Date: 2016-12-07 Event Time: 4pm - 5pm
Event Title: Cultural Explanatory Models of Schizophrenia in Rural Ethiopia: A Qualitative Investigation
Location: Harvard School of Public Health, Kresge 907, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston
Description: Christina P.C. Borba, PhD, MPH is Director of Research for
the Department of Psychiatry at Boston Medical Center.
Until 2016, she was the Director of Research at the MGH
Division of Global Psychiatry. She is an Assistant in
Psychology (Psychiatry) at Harvard Medical School and an
Assistant in Research at MGH.
Dr. Borba has extensive experience in mixed methods
research, teaching and training, and development and
management of randomized clinical trials. Dr. Borba’s
current research focuses on psychotic disorders and cultural
psychiatry in low-resourced settings in the US and abroad,
women’s mental health, and gender differences in care.