International Conference on Medical Humanities

Country: Poland

City: Warsaw

Abstr. due: 10.09.2016

Dates: 10.03.17 — 11.03.17

Area Of Sciences: Medicine;

Organizing comittee e-mail: medhumconf@gmail.com

Organizers: Medical University in Lublin

 

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 that address one of the conference themes.

The language of the conference is English.

Conference Web-Site: https://medhumconf.wordpress.com/