About The Speaker
Marianne C. Kastrup
Marianne C. Kastrup is a board specialist in psychiatry and has a Ph D. She is former Medical Director of RCT and has been Head of the National Competence Centre for Transcultural Psychiatry in Copenhagen. She has extensive experience in academic teaching and has been assistant professor in psychiatry, University of Copenhagen. She was for many years on the Expert Advisory Panel Mental Health, WHO and on many occasions expert advisor for European Council CPT. Currently she is the Treasurer of the World Association Social Psychiatry. In the European Psychiatric Association she is a Board member 1992-2016 and chaired the Ethics Committee 2010-16 and the task force on refugees and migrants. In the World Psychiatric Association she has been a member of WPA Executive Committee, has chaired the Transcultural Section and chaired the Committee to Review Abuse of Psychiatry.She has more than 125 peer review articles and is author/coauthor of 24 books and more than 90 book chapters.