Kun-Po Soo AwardPosted by admin on Apr 15, 2011 in Blog | 0 comments
October 14, 2010
On October 14th, 2010 Professor Richard F. Mollica was presented with the Kun-Po Soo Award by the American Psychiatric Association which recognizes an individual who has made significant contributions to understanding the impact of Asian cultural heritage in areas related to psychiatry. During the award ceremony Dr. Mollica presented a video lecture called Songs of Three Worlds: The Contributions of Asian Culture and Society to Global Mental Health. This lecture honored the thousands of Asian patients his group at Harvard has cared for over the past 30 years and their contribution to new scientific knowledge and the cultural understanding of traumatic life experiences.