Endemic: Essays in Contagion Theory This call for proposals invites interdisciplinary approaches toward the development of an edited collection on contagion theory. The goal of this project is to build upon nascent foundational texts, such as Priscilla Wald’s 2001 Contagious…

Dear PA Medical Humanities Consortium (MHC) Folks: I’m writing with exciting news.  The MHC (formerly the PA Medical Humanities Consortium) has decided to combine efforts with the International Health Humanities Conference and other folks interested in creating a national Health…

Journal of Medicine and Philosophy Call for Papers: For four decades, The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy has been the flagship scholarly journal in bioethics and the philosophy of medicine. Its contributors and focus are international, addressing bioethical concerns across the world….

We appreciate your patience in bearing with us as we lay the groundwork for the upcoming 6th biennial conference for clinician-scholars in the social sciences and humanities. We are now pleased to announce that the conference will take place on the 18th…

4th INTERNATIONAL HEALTH HUMANITIES CONFERENCE IN COLORADO SAVE THE DATES:  April 30 – May 2, 2015! Health Humanities: The Next Decade (Pedagogies, Practices, Politics) The 4th International Health Humanities Conference is sponsored by the Center for Bioethics and Humanities at…

Call for papersLes Gueules cassées: disfigurement and its legaciesUniversity of Exeter, 12th-14th March 2015(version française plus bas)The experience of the gueules cassées has given rise to a unique cultural history, and one which is now being rewritten in the centenary…

The Foucault Madness Collective is now accepting submissions for their September, 2014 conference.  The conference is free and open to the public. Deadline for abstracts is August 15, 2014. Resisting Force and Discourse Host: California State University, San Marcos Date: Friday, September 26, 2014…

Call for Papers N.A.N.A.S. North American Network in Aging Studies Conference Aging and Age Studies: Foundations and Formations Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, May 19-22, 2015 Intergenerational relations: philosophical, historical, literary and/or gerontological insights Problematizing age: other ways to organize human life Memory…

CHEST Journal, the official publication of the American College of Chest Physicians, seeks poetry submissions. Poems should not exceed 350 words, should not have been previously published, and should relate to concerns of health-care providers, patients and families, and medicine….

HSS Awarded NSF Grant for Conference Travel The History of Science Society has won a grant of over $200K from the National Science Foundation for a project titled “Eight Societies Travel Grants for Graduate Students, Independent Scholars, and Recent PhDs”…