Participation

Call for Participants: Arts and Health archives research workshop (6 August 2018)

Wellcome Collection 10.30am – 4.30pm, Monday 6th August (other dates may be added) Wellcome Collection invites early career researchers to participate in a workshop exploring recently catalogued archives and materials relating to arts and health. The archives Centred around the archives of Arts for Health, an organisation based at Manchester Read more…

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Jobs

Researcher positions: history of medicine and biomedical research (CfA, Science Museum, February 7, 2016)

The Science Museum is developing major new Medicine Galleries to showcase thousands of objects from our medicine collections for the next generation. Thanks to the initial financial support from the Wellcome Trust, the Heritage Lottery Fund, and the Wolfson Foundation, these six new galleries will open in 2019, transforming much Read more…

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Jobs

P.T. Research Assistant, Medical Humanities (CfA, University of Leeds, 31 July 2015)

‘Pasts, Presents and Futures of Medical Regeneration’ This position is funded by a Wellcome Trust Seed Award project in medical humanities led by Dr James Stark This multi-disciplinary project brings together researchers working across and beyond the medical humanities to explore the interactions between medicine, regeneration and society. In contemporary Read more…

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Announcements

Palgrave Communications – a new open access journal committed to publishing research in the health and medical humanities

Palgrave Communications is a new high-quality, open access journal published by Palgrave Macmillan, that covers all fields of research within the social sciences, humanities and (HSS) business, including health and medical humanities.  Palgrave Communications’ broad scope reflects Palgrave Macmillan’s international reputation and strengths in HSS publishing. As well as being Read more…

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Courses and Qualifications

Patient and Public Involvement in Research: Theory and Practice (Kingston University and St George’s, University of London, Friday 12th June 2015)

The Centre for Public Engagement at the Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education (Kingston University and St George’s, University of London) are running a series of courses on patient and public involvement in research. This course is designed primarily for researchers who either have an upcoming research project which Read more…

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Book Review

‘Human Subjects Research Regulation: Perspectives on the Future’ reviewed by Dr Andra le Roux-Kemp

‘Human Subjects Research Regulation: Perspectives on the Future’ edited by I. Glenn Cohen and Holly Fernandez Lynch (MIT Press, 2014). Human Subjects Research Regulation: Perspectives on the Future is a seminal work and a must-read for everybody involved in research pertaining to human beings.   This is a bold statement Read more…

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Conferences and Symposiums

Beyond Crisis: Visions for the New Humanities (Conference, Durham, July 7-8 2014)

The Centre for Humanities Innovation is pleased to announce that registrations are now open for their inaugural conference: Beyond Crisis: Visions for the New Humanities (July 7-8 2014, Durham University, Palatine Centre), featuring the following keynote presentations: Prof. Thomas Docherty (Warwick): Living on, living together: the humanities, the secular, democracy Read more…

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Centre for Medical Humanities