Lecture Series

The interdisciplinary ceres lecture series takes place every fall term. It is addressed to students, scientists as well as interested members of the general public. Experts from various branches of study report on their current findings and basic thoughts from the areas of medicine, ethics, law, social sciences, economics and psychology.

Ringvorlesung Wintersemester 2016/2017

Der ganz normale Wahnsinn? Psychische Erkrankungen als gesellschaftliche Aufgabe


For decades, the prevalence of mental disorders has been increasing. Nowadays, they are amongst the most important widespread diseases and practically concern us all. The upcoming ceres lecture series aims at illustrating a manifold understanding of mental disorders and their impact on society. Moreover, the responsibility of society for patients and their relatives will be illuminated.

In each of the nine lectures during the fall term 2016/17, two representatives of academia and practice will cover a specific topic, reporting on current findings and basic reflections from psychiatry, psychology, social sciences, law, and economy.

Immer dienstags, an neun Terminen während des Wintersemesters


18:00 – 19:30 Uhr

CECAD – Cluster of Excellence, Joseph-Stelzmann-Str. 26, Vortragssaal EG