2nd International Nutrition and Food Technology Conference welcomes you as our guest to the City of Philadelphia, USA during September 25- 27, 2019. The theme of the upcoming edition of i- Nutrition 2019 is Innovations in Nutrition Science and Food Technology.
transmortale IX – A Workshop on Death, Dying, Grief, and Mourning
Veranstalter/Convener: Universität Hamburg, Institut für Volkskunde/Kulturanthropologie; Museum und Institut für Sepulkralkultur, Kassel; Moritz Buchner / Gerold Eppler / Norbert Fischer / Anna-Maria Götz / Stephan Hadraschek / Dagmar Kuhle / Jan Möllers
The main workshop language is German, but it is also possible to contribute in English
Alcohol and Drugs in History Society 2019 Conference
Baoshan Campus of Shanghai University
13-16 June 2019
The 2019 Alcohol and Drugs in History Society conference takes its cue from recent shifts in attitudes towards, and understandings of, intoxicants and psychoactive substances to explore the drivers of change throughout history in ideas about, and actions on, such materials.
The Program Committee for the 44th International Congress for the History of Pharmacy is soliciting proposals for oral presentations and poster presentations for the Congress to be held 5‑8 September 2019 in Washington, DC.
The Department of the History of Medicine at Johns Hopkins, founded in 1927 by William H. Welch, is accepting applications for its PhD program, for matriculation in the Fall of 2019. Our PhD students are fully funded for five years and are very competitive for academic jobs, museum work, and other related areas. We have expertise in African, East Asian, European, and American history, from the Pre-modern era to the present,
When the French pharmaceutical company Roussell Uclaff, a subsidiary of the German chemical giant Hoechst AG, was ready to introduce an abortion pill in 1988, American activists flooded the company’s headquarters near Frankfurt with protest letters. In response, the company’s German CEO mandated to stop the project. But the French state – a Hoechst minority shareholder – took the idea across the border, patented it, and embarked on medical trials for the new product in France.
Some list members might be interested in applying to this seminar for the American Comparative Litreature Association's annual meeting. Abstracts should be posted directly on the acla website (https://www.acla.org/node/add/paper). The deadline for submission is September 19th.
Seminar: Material Connections / Literary Articulations
Organizer: Jocelyn Holland (California Institute of Technology / UC Santa Barbara)