CFP: After the End of Disease

CFP: After the End of Disease London, May 26-27, 2016 This conference brings together historians of medicine and global public health, anthropologists and sociologists with policy makers to think past the conventional narrative curve of epidemics and disease in general….

Vote: Executive Committee for the new Medical Humanities and Health Studies Forum

For those of you who are MLA members, please take a few minutes to vote in the elections for a new member of the Executive Committee for the new Medical Humanities and Health Studies Forum.  It’s a real accomplishment to…

Arts and the Health Humanities: Intersections, Inquiry, Innovations

Arts and the Health Humanities: Intersections, Inquiry, Innovations Join us for the Health Humanities Conference 2016 April 7-9, 2016, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA Details here: https://humanitiescle2016.wordpress.com/

CFP: Broken Narratives and the Lived Body Conference

Call for Proposals: Broken Narratives and the Lived Body Conference This conference will take an interdisciplinary approach to ‘broken narratives’, embodiment and the ‘lived body’. Contributions are invited from researchers in the social sciences, humanities, and in medicine. Contributors are…

CFP: Materialities of care: encountering health and illness through artefacts and architecture

Call for abstracts: Materialities of care: encountering health and illness through artefacts and architecture Editors: Christina Buse, Daryl Martin, Sarah Nettleton (University of York) Proposals are invited for the 24th Sociology of Health and Illness Monograph, which explores the role…

CFP: The History of Venereal Disease

Notches: (re)marks on the history of sexuality <notchesblog.com> is seeking short essays (1000 – 1500 words) exploring any aspect of the history of venereal disease, for a special series to be edited by NOTCHES editors Katherine Harvey and Agnes Arnold-Forster….

CFP: Health Geography, Medical Humanities, and Narrative Medicine (AAG Meeting)

Call for Papers: Association of American Geographers (AAG) Meeting, San Francisco, CA, March 29-April 2 2016 Session Title: Health Geography, Medical Humanities, and Narrative Medicine Organizers: Courtney Donovan, San Francisco State University, cdonovan@sfsu.edu and Sarah de Leeuw, University of Northern British Columbia deleeuws@unbc.ca Abstract:…

CFP: Medicine in its Place: Situating Medicine in Historical Contexts

Medicine in its Place: Situating Medicine in Historical Contexts (Conference, University of Kent, 7-10 July, 2016)  Society for the Social History of Medicine Conference 2016 Hosted by the Centre for the History of Medicine, Ethics and Medical Humanities, University of…

CFS: Eä – J Med Humanities & Social Studies

Call for papers for Eä – Journal of Medical Humanities & Social Studies of Science and Technology (Eä Journal)’s upcoming issues is currently open. Next deadline will be on October 15th, 2015. Information for authors is available here: http://www.ea-journal.com/en/information-for-authors. Papers are accepted in English, Spanish, and…

CFS: J of Humanities in Rehabilitation

The Journal of Humanities in Rehabilitation is proud to announce the publication of our Summer 2015 issue. In this edition we explore the multifaceted nature of brokenness  in our journey towards healing. Together, the contributors in this issue masterfully communicate the importance of…

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