Lectures and seminars

Hagströmer Lecture 2017: Nuisance or Necessity? Historical Perspectives on the ‘Informed’ Patient

2017-05-2918:00 Hagströmer LibraryOther

To what extent should patients be actively engaged and involved in medical decision making?

Drawing from her award-winning book, Remaking the American Patient: How Madison Avenue and Modern Medicine Turned Patients into Consumers, Nancy Tomes will put current debates into historical perspective, and reflect on the prospects for digital forms of patient engagement.   

Speaker: Nancy Tomes, Distinguished Professor, State University of New York, Stony Brook

Venue: Hagströmer Library, Haga Tingshus

Bus 57 (Sveavägen) Bus 515 (Odenplan)
Stop: Haga Södra

Lecture followed by reception.

RSVP by May 24 to anna.lantz@ki.se, 08-52486012.

Contact person: Anna Lantz