Harvard Medical School and Shanghai Mental Health Center co-organized a conference on “Developing Child Mental Health Capacity in China: Innovation and Sustainability” at Harvard Center Shanghai on November 7 to 8, 2015. It was led by Professor Myron Belfer from Harvard University.
The Harvard Center Shanghai organized a talk on “Harvard’s Endowment: An Introduction” featuring executives from Harvard Management Company on November 4, 2015.
Formed in 1974, HMC manages Harvard University’s endowment and related financial assets. Led by the University President and HMC CEO, Stephen Blyth, its singular mission is to help ensure that Harvard University has the financial resources to confidently maintain and expand its preeminence in teaching, learning and research for future generations.
The Harvard Center Shanghai organized a talk on “From Success to Significance” featuring several Harvard Business School Asia Pacific Advisory Board Members on October 23, 2015.
From different countries and diversified industries, these Board Members shared their experience and observation on career progression and transition in the talk. For example, how to balance work and life, and how to contribute to causes of significance.
The Harvard Asia Center organized a symposium on “Improving the Quality of Eldercare in China and Asia: Models, Methods, and Contexts” at Harvard Center Shanghai on October 16 to 17, 2015. The symposium was led by Professor Arthur Kleinman and Professor Hongtu Chen from Harvard University.
Harvard Graduate School of Education organized one of its international information sessions at the Harvard Center Shanghai on October 15, 2015.
The information session featured a virtual presentation by an admissions representative broadcasting live from Cambridge, Massachusetts and provided prospective applicants with information about the school, academic programs, student life, fellowship and financial aid opportunities, and the application process. Also, HGSE alumni representatives shared their experience and had interactions with onsite participants. For more information, Read more about Harvard Graduate School of Education Admissions Information Session
The Harvard Center Shanghai hosted a seminar on “Reducing the Stigma of Mental Illness: Research and Policy” on October 14, 2015. The seminar was co-organized by Harvard Medical School and Shanghai Mental Health Center, and led by Professor Byron Good and Professor Arthur Kleinman from Harvard University.
The Harvard Asia Center organized a summit on “Rebuilding Patient-Physician Trust in China” at Harvard Center Shanghai on October 10 to 11, 2015. The multi-disciplinary summit was chaired by Professor Arthur Kleinman, the Esther and Sidney Rabb Professor of Anthropology from Harvard University.