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History of Science, Medicine, and Technology Postgraduate Conference 2018: 7th-8th June

The Oxford Centre for the History of Science, Medicine and Technology presents:

The 2018 HSMT Postgraduate Conference
Sex, Drugs and Death: New Perspectives on Science, Medicine and Technology
Thursday 7th & Friday 8th June
History Faculty Lecture Theatre, George Street, Oxford
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With panels on:

  • Early modern natural philosophy
  • Modern science
  • Psychology
  • Public health and colonialism
  • Reproduction and eugenics

See the full programme here.

The History of Science, Medicine, and Technology is an ever-expanding discipline. This two-day conference allows Oxford postgraduate students in the field to present their research, covering a broad chronological, geographic, and thematic scope. Panel topics range from early modern ideas to public health, with individual papers covering subjects as diverse as reproductive technology, honeybee diseases and twentieth-century scepticism about science – truly offering new perspectives, as questions fundamental to the history of science and medicine are explored and examined.

All welcome.  Admission and lunch are free, but registration is essential. To register please contact belinda.clark@wuhmo.ox.ac.uk by 30 May.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HSMT Postgrad Conference on Science and Society

PG Conf posterWellcome Unit for the History Medicine, University of Oxford

History of Science, Medicine, and Technology Postgraduate Conference 2013 “Science and Society”
7 June 2013, 10:00-17:00
History Faculty Lecture Theatre, History Faculty, Old Boys’ School, George Street, Oxford

Science and society have been codependently constructed.  The Wellcome Unit’s annual postgraduate conference seeks to explore these conceptual intersection points through panels ranging in subject matter from “Projecting Health and Policy”, “Biology and Society”, to “Science and Medicine in Transition”, and “Madness, Psyche, and War”.

Bringing together a variety of explorations of the histories of science, medicine, and their broader influences, the conference seeks engaging and enthusiastic participants in a rousing and challenging discussion.

The event is free but please register your interest by 30 May 2013 by emailing belinda.michaelides@wuhmo.ox.ac.uk

Related Links Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine | History Faculty | Museum of the History of Science