Laura Hirshbein

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Sex and gender in psychiatry: a view from history
    Laura Hirshbein
    University of Michigan, 1500 E Medical Center Dr SPC 5020, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5020, USA
    J Med Humanit 31:155-70. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Looking back to the future of psychopharmacology
    Laura Hirshbein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5020, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:1109-12. 2012
  3. pmc Scientific research and corporate influence: smoking, mental illness, and the tobacco industry
    Laura Hirshbein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5020, USA
    J Hist Med Allied Sci 67:374-97. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Historical essay: electroconvulsive therapy, memory, and self in America
    Laura Hirshbein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Hist Neurosci 21:147-69. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint The American Psychiatric Association and the history of psychiatry
    Laura Hirshbein
    University of Michigan, Department of Psychiatry, 1500 E Medical Center Dr SPC 5020, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5020, USA
    Hist Psychiatry 22:302-14. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Gender, age, and diagnosis: the rise and fall of involutional melancholia in American psychiatry, 1900-1980
    Laura D Hirshbein
    Department od Psychiatry, University of Michigan, MI, USA
    Bull Hist Med 83:710-45. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Are women residency supervisors obligated to nurture?
    Laura D Hirshbein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0120, USA
    Med Educ 40:1159-61. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Science, gender, and the emergence of depression in American psychiatry, 1952-1980
    Laura D Hirshbein
    University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry, 9C UH 9151, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Hist Med Allied Sci 61:187-216. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Case-based independent study for medical students in emergency psychiatry
    Laura D Hirshbein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, 9C UH 9151, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 29:96-9. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint History of women in psychiatry
    Laura D Hirshbein
    University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry, 9C UH 9151, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 28:337-43. 2004

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Sex and gender in psychiatry: a view from history
    Laura Hirshbein
    University of Michigan, 1500 E Medical Center Dr SPC 5020, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5020, USA
    J Med Humanit 31:155-70. 2010
    ..By using the benefit of hindsight to identify problems from the past, we can think more critically about these issues in the present and the future...
  2. doi request reprint Looking back to the future of psychopharmacology
    Laura Hirshbein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5020, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:1109-12. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Scientific research and corporate influence: smoking, mental illness, and the tobacco industry
    Laura Hirshbein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5020, USA
    J Hist Med Allied Sci 67:374-97. 2012
    ..Both the idea that smoking/nicotine does something positive for the mentally ill and the conclusion that it is the result of nicotine dependence have the potential to support corporate agendas (tobacco or pharmaceutical)...
  4. doi request reprint Historical essay: electroconvulsive therapy, memory, and self in America
    Laura Hirshbein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Hist Neurosci 21:147-69. 2012
    ..This article explores the conflict between pro- and anti-ECT groups around the issue of memory side effects in the broader context of changes in American psychiatry and society...
  5. ncbi request reprint The American Psychiatric Association and the history of psychiatry
    Laura Hirshbein
    University of Michigan, Department of Psychiatry, 1500 E Medical Center Dr SPC 5020, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5020, USA
    Hist Psychiatry 22:302-14. 2011
    ..This paper explores the role of this committee in the context of changes in the psychiatric profession over the twentieth century...
  6. doi request reprint Gender, age, and diagnosis: the rise and fall of involutional melancholia in American psychiatry, 1900-1980
    Laura D Hirshbein
    Department od Psychiatry, University of Michigan, MI, USA
    Bull Hist Med 83:710-45. 2009
    ..In the decades after the introduction of psychiatric medications, however, involutional melancholia lost its significance as a specific disease and was absorbed into the broader category of major depressive disorder...
  7. ncbi request reprint Are women residency supervisors obligated to nurture?
    Laura D Hirshbein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0120, USA
    Med Educ 40:1159-61. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Science, gender, and the emergence of depression in American psychiatry, 1952-1980
    Laura D Hirshbein
    University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry, 9C UH 9151, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Hist Med Allied Sci 61:187-216. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Case-based independent study for medical students in emergency psychiatry
    Laura D Hirshbein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, 9C UH 9151, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 29:96-9. 2005
    ..Brief cases designed for independent study were developed to allow third-year medical students some exposure to important concepts in emergency psychiatry during their required psychiatry clerkship...
  10. ncbi request reprint History of women in psychiatry
    Laura D Hirshbein
    University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry, 9C UH 9151, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 28:337-43. 2004
  11. ncbi request reprint Women and teaching in academic psychiatry
    Laura D Hirshbein
    University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry, 9C UH 9151, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 28:292-8. 2004
    ..A small study of didactic teaching responsibilities along faculty groups in one academic psychiatry department helps to illustrate challenges and opportunities for women in psychiatric teaching settings...
  12. ncbi request reprint History, memory, and profession: a view of American psychiatry through APA presidential addresses, 1883-2003
    Laura D Hirshbein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, 9C UH 9151, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1755-63. 2004
    ..In the presidential addresses, history is not just a story about the past but also a story about psychiatry's self-definition and its future...
  13. ncbi request reprint William Osler and The Fixed Period: conflicting medical and popular ideas about old age
    L Davidow Hirshbein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Hospitals, 900 Wall St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:2074-8. 2001
    ..This historical perspective allows us to see that physicians have not always had authority over old age and that public understanding and medical pronouncements on old age do not necessarily match...
  14. ncbi request reprint Emergency psychiatry: How should emergency psychiatrists respond to school violence?
    Rachel Lipson Glick
    Univeresity of Michigan Medical School, C5124 Medical Science I 0611, 1301 Catherine Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0611, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:223-4. 2004
  15. doi request reprint History, power, and electricity: American popular magazine accounts of electroconvulsive therapy, 1940-2005
    Laura Hirshbein
    University of Michigan, Lapeer, Michigan, USA
    J Hist Behav Sci 44:1-18. 2008
    ..This article analyzes the popular accounts over time, particularly the ways in which the debates over ECT have revolved around different interpretations of ECT's history and its power dynamics...
  16. ncbi request reprint Biology and mental illness: a historical perspective
    Laura D Hirshbein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 58:89-94. 2003
    ..This paper reviews the history of medical ideas about the connection between women's reproductive organs and their mental health and questions modern assumptions about that connection...