Adolescents and young adults who have grown up in ethnocentric minority enclaves and/or are children of less-assimilated immigrants remain vulnerable to gaps in their core identities. These gaps are often exploited by paranoid exhortations of self-serving, narcissistic leaders (directly or via internet). An especially disastrous outcome is the vulnerability such youth have to radicalization and terrorist acts.
Speaker: Salman Akhtar, MD
The Mütter Museum helps the public appreciate the mysteries and beauty of the human body while understanding the history of diagnosis and treatment of disease.