Felicity Callard takes up new role as Director of Birkbeck Institute for Social Research

Professor Jane Macnaughton writes: Durham’s Centre for Medical Humanities is proud to announce that Professor Felicity Callard has today taken up her new post as Director of Birkbeck’s Institute for Social Research. Felicity joined the Durham Geography Department in 2012 in a post created through a Wellcome Trust Strategic Award Read more…

By mdiclhumanities, ago
Book Review

‘Rethinking Interdisciplinarity across the Social Sciences and Neurosciences’ reviewed by Dr Svetlana Sholokhova

Rethinking Interdisciplinarity across the Social Sciences and Neurosciences by Felicity Callard & Des Fitzgerald (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015) Where to begin when you decide to pursue an interdisciplinary research project? How do you put together an interdisciplinary working group? What kinds of difficulties should you expect to encounter? Where does the desire to Read more…

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Conferences and Symposiums

Call For Participants: ‘Critical Medical Humanities’, Durham University (4 & 5 November 2013)

Organisers:  Felicity Callard, Will Viney, Angela Woods (Centre for Medical Humanities, Durham University) To mark the conclusion of Durham University’s Centre for Medical Humanities’ Wellcome Trust Strategic Award, we are hosting an intense, future-orientated and interdisciplinary symposium. We invite 50 applicants to join us at Durham University for a special, two-day Read more…

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Centre for Medical Humanities