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CFP – Emotions, Health and Wellbeing – Society for the Social History of Medicine Summer Conference, September 2012

The Society for the Social History of Medicine hosts a major biannual, international, interdisciplinary conference. In 2012, it will be held in conjunction with the Queen Mary Centre for the History of the Emotions on the topic of EMOTIONS, HEALTH & WELLBEING Queen Mary, University of London, 10-12 September 2012 Read more…

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The Evolution of Disgust: From Oral to Moral – Conference January 2012, Bielefeld, Germany

The Evolution of Disgust: From Oral to Moral January 4-7, 2012 ZiF Center for Interdisciplinary Research (Bielefeld, Germany) Long overlooked, disgust has recently received increasing attention from a wide variety of disciplines, indicating that it plays an important role in many areas where its influence had not previously been considered, Read more…

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Centre for Medical Humanities supports the Inaugural Durham Gender, Sex and Sexualities Research Day

The Gender and Sexualities Research Network (GASRN) provides an interdisciplinary forum for Durham academics and postgraduates to discuss and develop their research on gender, sex and sexuality. The Centre for Medical Humanities is delighted to support the inaugural Gender, Sex and Sexualities Research Day on Friday 23 September. The call Read more…

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New Patient-Centric Perspectives in Medical Research – Conference in Rome October 2011

New Patient-Centric Perspectives in Medical Research: Ethical and Governance Challenges International Conference in Rome 28-29 October 2011 Over the past few years, there has been considerable debate over the regulations and guidelines required for the governance of genomic projects and biobanks. Consent from research participants is mandatory and it is Read more…

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Transformative Difference: Disability, Culture and the Academy – Conference September 2011 – CFP

Transformative Difference: Disability, Culture and the Academy Wed 7 – Thurs 8 September 2011 Liverpool Hope University, UK Keynote speakers: Prof. Len Barton (University of London), Prof. Fiona Kumari Campbell (Griffith University, Brisbane), Prof. Dan Goodley (Manchester Metropolitan University), Prof. Stuart Murray (Leeds University) It is now widely recognised that a critical engagement with Read more…

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Advance Notice of the 8th annual Association for Medical Humanities Conference

The Drama of Medicine:All the Ward’s a Stage 11 -13 July 2011 University of Leicester A conference to explore the dramas/stories, the players/people, and the stage/setting, of healthcare past and present. With keynote speakers, delegate’s papers, and workshops. Special appearances by: Dannie Abse–reading and discussing some of his poetry, Jed Read more…

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