Dyck, Erika -

Personal Information
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University of Saskatchewan
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Area of Research
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Time Period: 
20th Century
Specific Area of Research: 
20th century history of Canadian medicine, deinstitutionalization, eugenics, LSD and psychedelic drugs, medical experimentation and moral regulation, psychiatry and mental health
PHD Program: 
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McMaster University
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Major Publications: 
Dyck, E. Facing the History of Eugenics: Reproduction, Sterilization and the Politics of Choice in 20th century Alberta. Toronto, Ontario: University of Toronto Press. (Accepted) Dyck, E. Psychedelic Psychiatry: LSD from Clinic to Campus (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008) Roth, Edwin I. "The Post-LSD Syndrome: Diagnosis and Treatment, Forgotten but not gone: Chronic effects of LSD (Book Review)." Review of , The Chronicle of Neurology and Psychiatry, (2012): 17-. Dyck, E. Psychedelic Psychiatry: LSD on the Canadian Prairies. Winnipeg, Manitoba: University of Manitoba Press, 2012. Dyck, E, Mousseau, D. & Baker, G. "Leading the Pack: Historical Reflections on Saskatchewan Innovations in Neuroscience." Saskatchewan History 64, 1 (2012): 32-37. Dyck, E, & Bradford, Tolly. "Peyote on the Prairies: Religion, Scientists and Native-Newcomer Relations in 1950s Western Canada." Journal of Canadian Studies 46, 1 (2012): 1-25. Dyck, Erika, & Fletcher, Christopher. Locating Health: Explorations of Healing and Place. London, Ontario: Chatto & Pickering Publications Ltd., 2011. Dyck, E. After the Asylum/Aprés l'asile. : , 2011. Dyck, E. "Healthscapes: Health and Place Among and Between Disciplines." In Locating Health: Explorations of Healing and Place, edited by & Fletcher, Chris. London, Ontario: Pickering and Chatto Publications Ltd., 2011. Dyck, E. "Just Say Know: Criminalising LSD and the Politics of Psychedelic Expertise." In "The Real Dope:" Historical and Legal Perspectives on the Regulation of Drugs in Canada, edited by Edgar-Andre Montigny, 169-196. Toronto, Ontario: University of Toronto Press, 2011. & Warsh, Cheryl Krasnick. "Gender, Health, and Popular Culture: Historical Perspectives (Book Review)." Review of , Labour/Le Travail, (2011): -. Dyck, E, & Beveridge, Allan. "Portrait of the psychiatrist as a Young Man: the early writing and work of r.d. laing, 1927-1960 (Book Review)." Review of , Medical History, (2011): -. Dyck, E. "Dismantling the Asylum and Charting New Pathways into the Community: Mental Health Care in 20th century Canada." Histoire Sociale/Social History 88, 2 (2011): 181-196.
Membership in Academic Societies: 
Canadian Society for the History of Medicine American Association for the History of Medicine Canadian Historical Association
Courses Taught: 
HIST 398 History of Medicine Since 1800 HIST 399 History of Medicine, survey course HIST 498/699 History of Psychiatry HIST 699 History of Disability HIST 460 Canadian History of Medicine