Marianne Kastrup

Marianne Kastrup

Expert of Transcultural and Social Psychiatry, Co-chair of WPA Transcultural Section (Denmark)

Marianne Kastrup, most prominent professor of transcultural and social psychiatry from Denmark, co-chair of WPA Transcultural Section, will discuss about her areas of expertise in Meeting with Early Career Psychiatrists and Congress Symposiums.

Prof. Marianne Kastrup is a head of the National Centre for Transcultural Psychiatry in Copenhagen. She received her medical degree from University of Aarhus in 1973, Ph.D. in 1983 at the University of Copenhagen and completed post-graduate training in psychiatry at Danish National Board of Health in 1985.

Currently prof. Marianne Kastrup is co-chair of the World Psychiatric Assotiation (WPA) Transcultural Section and is on the board of the European Psychiatric Association and chairs the Ethics Committee and the task force on refugees and migrants. Previously was Member Expert Advisory Panel on Mental Health (World Health Organization) and Expert advisor for the European Council CPT. In 2002 she was elected as WPA Zone Representative for Northern Europe.

Prof. Marianne Kastrup is author/co-author of more than 100 peer-review articles, 15 books and more than 80 book-chapters. Her special interests include cultural psychiatry, psychiatric ethics, human rights and women’s issues.

MEET THE EXPERT MA16: MARIANNE KASTRUP (Denmark)

Alfa Hall

CHAIR Wolfgang Rutz (Sweden) CO-CHAIR Emilis Subata (Lithuania) SPEAKER Marianne Kastrup (Denmark) DESCRIPTION To be confirmed. PLACE “PJazz” Restaurant (Look on map: “Europa”, Konstitucijos pr. 7A)

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SYMPOSIUM SZ8: PSYCHIATRY IN A CHANGING WORLD: ETHICAL CHALLENGES

Zeta Hall

CHAIR Marianne Kastrup (Denmark) CO-CHAIR Wolfgang Rutz (Sweden) SPEAKER THEMES Michael von Cranach (Germany): The Role of Historical Arguments in Present Ethical Discussions in Germany. Andres Lehtmets (Estonia): CPT on Ethical Challenges in Mental Health Care. Marianne Kastrup (Denmark): Ethical Challenges in the Use of Coercion in Psychiatry. Wolfgang Rutz (Sweden): Most Urgent Ethical Problems in […]

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SYMPOSIUM SZ1: CURRENT ISSUES IN NORDIC AND BALTIC PSYCHIATRY

Zeta Hall

CHAIR Jyrki Korkeila (Finland) CO-CHAIR Sami Pirkola (Finland) SPEAKER THEMES Sami Pirkola (Finland): The Evaluation of a National Level Strategic Mental Health Program: Case Finland. Marianne Kastrup (Denmark): Is there a Nordic Approach to Ethical Questions? Elmars Terauds (Latvia): The Mental Health Care System in Latvia. Andres Lehtmets (Estonia): Current Issues in Estonian Psychiatry. DESCRIPTION To […]

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