The Fondazione Lanza (Center for Advanced Studies in Ethics, Padova – Italy), in collaboration with the Chair of the History of Medicine at the University of Padua and the Department of Medical Humanities at the University of Marmara in Istanbul,…

Editors invite you to submit papers for consideration for Eä – Journal of Medical Humanities & Social Studies of Science and Technology (Eä Journal)’s upcoming issues. Next deadline will be on June 15th, 2015. Information for authors is available here: http://www.ea-journal.com/en/information-for-authors….

The Hub project offers space at the Wellcome Library in London and funding to support innovative research projects. Here’s the basic info: The Hub at Wellcome Collection aims to: enable a truly outstanding interdisciplinary team to work on a project…

CFP: Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine October 16 – 17, 2015, University of Pennsylvania  The University of Pennsylvania is pleased to host the 13th Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine on October 16 – 17,…

Special article collection on Interdisciplinary Research in the arts and humanities  Including work by: David E. Cooper, Lynette Hunter, Troy Jollimore, Meg Wallace, Richard Fleming and Michael Davis Cogent OA, an imprint of Taylor & Francis, wishes to celebrate the launch of its…

Last November, the Section on Medicine and the Arts at the College of Physicians of Philadelphia announced a Poetry Competition open to students, health care practitioners, educators and the general public on the themes of medicine, health, and health care….

This list was created by Schulich Medicine’s fourth year Integration & Transitions History of Medicine Selection Class: Thomas Fear, Lauren Forrest, Lauren Gordon, Saurabh Gupta, Jamie Holden, Alexandra Istl, Neil Mundi, Amanda Nuhn, Andrea Parks, Sameer Shivji, Joshua Tobe, Aidan…

Paul Crawford, professor of health humanities at the University of Nottingham and lead author of Health Humanities, offers in The Guardian an apologia for health humanities http://www.theguardian.com/higher-education-network/2015/mar/30/health-humanities-here-to-collaborate-not-compete

From The Atlantic: How to Teach Doctors Empathy — “Being a good doctor requires an understanding of people, not just science.” http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2015/03/how-to-teach-doctors-empathy/387784/ While empathy courses are rarely required in medical training, interest in them is growing, experts say, and programs are underway…

Call for Papers: Symposium: “Transforming Contagion” Location: Arizona State University’s West campus (Phoenix, AZ) Date: Friday, October 23, 2015 We invite proposals for an exciting symposium on the topic of Transforming Contagion.  This transdisciplinary and transhistorical symposium aims to explore contagion…

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