2017 International Conference on Medical Humanities
10-11 March 2017 – Warsaw, Poland
“Wherever the art of Medicine is loved, there is also a love of Humanity”
Dr Helen Lambert, University of Bristol (UK)
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
sociology of medicine
medicine in literature and cultural studies
medicine and art
medicine and philosophy
We also welcome poster proposals that address one of the conference themes.
The language of the conference is English.
The conference is addressed to academics, researchers and professionals with a particular interest related to the conference topic. Proposals up to 200 words and a brief biographical note should be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are planning to publish the conference papers in a collected volume.
Full registration fee – 150 € Student registration fee – 115 €
Listeners are welcome to register here by 28 February 2017.
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