he 17th Biennial Conference of the Australia and New Zealand Society of the History of Medicine

Country: Australia

City: Online

Abstr. due: 30.04.2021

Dates: 01.12.21 — 04.12.21

Area Of Sciences: History and archeology; Medicine;

Organizing comittee e-mail: jan.mcleod@newcastle.edu.au

Organizers: University of Newcastle


Topics broadly related to the central theme might include:

  • Medicine in public life and policy
  • Healthcare and heritage - Museums and the body
  • Histories of diabetes and its treatments, including insulin
  • Indigenous health and medicine
  • Gender and sexualities in health
  • Historical methodologies and practices (including nursing histories; hospital histories; and community health)
  • The future of Medical Humanities
  • Epidemics, pandemics and vaccines in history
  • Telemedicine and other health communication technologies
  • Medicine and technology
  • Histories of disability
  • Planetary health
  • Trauma and resilience

Conference Web-Site: https://networks.h-net.org/node/73374/announcements/7321189/australian-and-new-zealand-society-history-medicine-conference