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Prof. Manuel Eisner

Manuel Eisner psychiatrist Controversias Psiquiatry Barcelona
University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Talk The social-ecological model
Date Thursday, May 14th, 2020
Time 17:45 to 18:30
Round Table Understanding violence and aggression


Prof Manuel Eisner is Wolfson Professor of Criminology, Director of the Violence Research Centre and Deputy Director of the Institute of Criminology, University of Cambridge. His academic work revolves around the explanation of the causes, the consequences and the prevention of interpersonal violence across human societies. He has also been working as an expert or co-author of reports with national governments, the World Health Organization, UNICEF, the World Bank and UNODC. In 2014, he organised, with the World Health Organization, the First Global Conference on Violence Reduction at the University of Cambridge. He is the Principal Investigator of the Evidence for Better Lives Study (EBLS), an innovative global birth-cohort study in eight cities across the world at the University of Cambridge and of the Zurich Project on the Social Development from Childhood to Adulthood, with the University of Zurich.