Interdisciplinary Conference on Health, Science and Society in India

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February 10, 2023
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Humanities, Public Health, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Warm greetings from Manipal. We are delighted to announce our upcoming one-day Interdisciplinary Conference on Health, Science and Society in India to be held on 10 February, 2023 at the Manipal Centre for Humanities, Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), Manipal, Karnataka. We are calling for abstracts from Doctoral and Early Career Scholars addressing diverse understandings of health in colonial and postcolonial India. Key themes of this Conference include, but are not limited to:


Disease and Medicine

Medicine / State / Law / Policies

Gender and Health

Science, Technology and Society

Mental Health and Wellbeing

Hygiene and Sanitation

Body and Healthcare

Research Methodology and Public Health Ethics


We take this opportunity to invite conference abstracts (250 words) and a brief bio-note (150 words) by 15 October 2022 to Applicants will be notified by 1 November 2022. Food and accommodation (on sharing basis) will be provided to the presenters. No registration fees will be charged.

For any queries, please contact the conference organisers Dr Jagriti Gangopadhyay  and Dr Ranjana Saha


We look forward to seeing you on 10 February 2023.

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