CFP: Philosophy of Medicine Roundtable

Philosophy of Medicine Roundtable, November 20-21, 2013, Columbia University, New York City, NY USA

This two-day conference continues a series of philosophy of medicine meetings at University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2005 and 2008, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, in 2009 and the University of the Basque Country, San Sebastian, in 2011. We welcome papers in any area of philosophy of medicine, such as epistemology of medicine and ontological issues in medicine (but not medical ethics), from a variety of philosophical approaches. A selection of conference papers may be published. One of the keynote speakers will be Rita Charon. Other keynote speaker(s) will be announced in due course.

Please email us a 400-word abstract by April 15, 2013:  philosmed.org@gmail.com Decisions will be made by June 2013. For any queries please contact the organizers: js1115@columbia.edu

Scientific committee: Rachel Ankeny, Alexander Bird, Alex Broadbent, Havi Carel, Fred Gifford, Harold Kincaid, Miriam Solomon, Julian Reiss, Jeremy Simon, David Teira. Local Organizer: Jeremy Simon

Updates will be posted at philosmed.org and on philos-L.