CfP/CfA Veranstaltungen

Medical Humanities

Deadline Abstract

Organised by London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research and Faculty of Health & Social Sciences, School of Applied Social Studies, University of Bedfordshire

Confeence website:

 “Wherever the art of Medicine is loved, there is also a love of Humanity” – Hippocrates

The conference will explore the social, historical and cultural dimensions of medicine. It will promote an interdisciplinary perspective on health, illness, health care and the body. The conference will also focus on the issues relevant to medical knowledge, public health policy, the experience of being ill and of caring for those who are ill.

Papers are invited on topics related, but not limited, to:

  • history of medicine
  • medical anthropology
  • bioethics
  • sociology of medicine
  • medicine in literature and cultural studies
  • medicine and art
  • medicine and philosophy
  • health geography
  • medical education

We also welcome poster proposals on one of the conference themes.

The conference is addressed to academics, researchers and professionals with a particular interest related to the Medical Humanities. Proposals up to 250 words and a brief biographical note should be sent by 15 October 2019 to:
Download Paper proposal form from the Conference website.

Standard registration fee – 180 GBP
Student registration fee – 160 GBP

Quelle der Beschreibung: Information des Anbieters


Literatur und andere Künste, Literatur und Kulturwissenschaften/Cultural Studies, Literatur und Philosophie
Medical Humanities ; Medizin und Literatur




University of Oxford
St. Anne’s College
Birkbeck College
London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research
University of Bedfordshire
School of Applied Social Studies


Datum der Veröffentlichung: 23.09.2019
Letzte Änderung: 23.09.2019