Philip J. Pauly Book Prize Nominations Sought for Histories of Science in the Americas

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
July 1, 2016
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies

The Forum for the History of Scienced in America seeks nominations for the 20016 Philip J. Pauly Book Prize. The award, consisting of $500, is given for the best new scholarly book in English in the history of science in America, published in 2013, 2014, or 2015 by a first-time book author. The Prize will be awarded at the History of Science Society's annual meeting in Atlanta this November.

The Venues for Scholarly Output : Collections, Treatises, Textbooks, Archives

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
June 25, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Childhood and Education, Cultural History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Intellectual History

Please join us for the British Academy/Leverhulme Workshop

at Junior Parlour, Trinity College, Cambridge
Organisers: Anja-Silvia Goeing, Glyn Parry, Mordechai Feingold
Co-Organiser at Cambridge University: Richard Serjeantson
Website: wnhl1400.org (see for updates and abstracts)

The IAFOR International Conference on Technology in the Classroom – Hawaii 2017 IICTCHawaii2017

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 1, 2016
Location: 
Hawaii, United States
Subject Fields: 
Educational Technology, Graduate Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

 

The International Academic Forum (IAFOR), in conjunction with its global university and institutional partners, is proud to announce The IAFOR International Conference on Technology in the Classroom – Hawaii 2017 (IICTCHawaii2017), part of the Hawaiian Conference Series 2017.

Second CFP: “Health’s Borders”, Health Tomorrow, Volume 4 (2016)

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
May 15, 2016
Location: 
Ontario, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Health and Health Care, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Public Health, Sexuality Studies, Social Work

 

CFP: “Health’s Borders”, Health Tomorrow, Volume 4 (2016)

Health Tomorrow: Interdisciplinarity and Internationality

York University, Toronto, Canada

http://ht.journals.yorku.ca

Submission Deadline: May 15th, 2016

 

Call for submissions to The Historian (second largest peer-reviewed academic journal in the US)

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
May 24, 2016
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, History Education, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Local History, World History / Studies

The Historian, the second largest peer-reviewed academic journal in history in the United States, is looking for submissions of essays of approximately 6,000-8,000 words on length, in any field of history.

Please send your essays to Kees Boterbloem, Editor, at kleiohistorian@gmail.com.

We usually will let those who submit their work know within six months whether or not they will be published in our pages.

We use a double-blind peer-review process.

Performance in the Age of Transparency: Biopoltics, Biotechnology and Biogenetics (ASTR 2016-WORKING GROUP)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 1, 2016
Location: 
Minnesota, United States
Subject Fields: 
Psychology, Popular Culture Studies, Philosophy, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

RATIONALE:

Making Modern Disability: Histories of Disability, Design, and Technology

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 1, 2016
Location: 
Delaware, United States
Subject Fields: 
Childhood and Education, Health and Health Care, Human Rights, Public Health, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

Call for Papers

 

Making Modern Disability: Histories of Disability, Design, and Technology

 

A Conference at the Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, Delaware

 

October 28, 2016

 

CFP - DIAMETROS - Equality and Decency in Healthcare

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 15, 2016
Location: 
Poland
Subject Fields: 
Philosophy, Social Sciences, Health and Health Care, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Law and Legal History

We invite submissions to a special issue of Diametros – An Online Journal of Philosophy, dedicated to the topic: "Equality and Decency in Healthcare".

The issue will focus on two normative concepts related to healthcare: the idea of equal access to healthcare and the notion of decent minimum of healthcare.

1st Call for Papers - The 8th Tensions of Europe Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 15, 2017
Location: 
Greece
Subject Fields: 
European History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Immigration & Migration History / Studies

1st Call for Papers

The 8th Tensions of Europe Conference

Athens, 7-10 September 2017

Conference Theme:

BORDERS AND TECHNOLOGY

 

"The Discovery of Insulin: A Miracle Drug, A Nobel Prize Controversy, and the Story of Elizabeth Hughes"

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
May 10, 2016
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Health and Health Care, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Public Health, American History / Studies
 
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
6:00PM-8:00PM
 
Venue
The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029
 
Cost
Free, but advance registration is required.

The discovery and development of insulin saw Frederick Banting, a young doctor with no research experience, persuade a veteran Toronto researcher and doctor JJR MacLeod, to explore his unique idea regarding diabetes as a summer project in a University of Toronto laboratory.

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