Call for Reviews

Reviewer needed: ‘Narrative Medicine: Bridging the Gap between Evidence-Based Care and Medical Humanities’ by Maria Guilia Marini

We are pleased to offer ‘Narrative Medicine: Bridging the Gap between Evidence-Based Care and Medical Humanities‘ by Maria Guilia Marini  (Springer, 2016) for review. Expressions of interest are welcome from across the medical humanities. This book examines all aspects of narrative medicine and its value in ensuring that, in an age Read more…

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Call for Papers

Psychiatry beyond Scientism (CfP, Conference, Amsterdam January 22-24 2015)

Psychiatry Beyond Scientism: Exploratory Models, Professional Practices, and Socio-Cultural Contexts January 22-24, 2015 VU University Amsterdam Confirmed speakers: John Campbell (UC Berkeley, USA) Trudy Dehue (University of Groningen, Netherlands) Bill Fulford (University of Warwick, UK) John Sadler (University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA) Mona Gupta (Université de Montréal, Canada) Read more…

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Conferences and Symposiums

Centre for Humanities Engaging Science and Society (CHESS) Inaugural Conference (Durham University, Friday 18 October 2013)

Centre for Humanities Engaging Science and Society (CHESS) Inaugural Conference Friday 18 October 2013 Senate Room, University College, Durham University 1:30pm – 6.15 followed by a drinks reception Prof. Nancy Cartwright & Prof. Julian Reiss Introductions CHESS Directors, Durham University Prof. Philip Kitcher Irresoluble Uncertainty Department of Philosophy, Columbia University Read more…

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Seminars and Lectures

Medical Knowledge, Medical Duties (Concepts of Health Workshop, King’s College, 27 September 2013)

Centre for Humanities and Health, King’s College London The fifth Concepts of Health workshop will be held on 27th September 2013 in the Council Room, Strand Campus KCL. MEDICAL KNOWLEDGE, MEDICAL DUTIES 9.30                       Registration 10.00                     Welcome and opening remarks 10.15-11.30         Session 1: Public and private goods 11.30-11.45         Read more…

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Announcements

Canadian Medical Association Journal ‘Holiday Reading’ – Call for Submissions – Deadline October 1st 2013

The Canadian Medical Association Journal showcases innovative research and ideas aimed at improving health for people in Canada and globally. It distributes ‘Holiday Reading’ for its readers, short pieces about unusual or overlooked medical subjects: ‘Twas months before the holidays and all through CMAJ house not a submission was stirring, Read more…

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Announcements

Welcoming Nancy Cartwright to Durham

The Centre for Medical Humanities would like to welcome Professors Nancy Cartwright and Julian Reiss to Durham University. Among her many other research interests and achievements in the history and philosophy of science, Nancy Cartwright is an expert in objectivity and evidence, especially evidence-based policy. Nancy and Julian will will Read more…

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