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Keewatin Country Graduate Student History Conference 2012

May 3-May 5, 2012 Elkhorn Spa & Conference Centre, Riding Mountain National Park, Manitoba Presentations on ALL HISTORICAL TOPICS are welcome at this graduate conference which aims to promote interdisciplinary dialogue. Graduate students as well as top undergrads from all relevant disciplines are invited to submit proposals of 250 words along with a one page …

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The History of Pain Without Lesion in the mid-late Nineteenth Century West

The Birkbeck Pain Project invites the submission of abstracts in connection with a public Workshop to be held on 19 May 2012 at The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities, Birkbeck, University of London entitled “The History of Pain Without Lesion in the Mid-to-Late 19th c. West.” The Workshop is being organised by Visiting Fellow Daniel …

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CFP: Learning from Lister: Antisepsis, Safer Surgery, and Global Health

King?s College London, The Royal Society, The Royal College of Surgeons of England ?Joseph Lister almost single-handedly revolutionised modern surgery through his development of antisepsis, or so traditional accounts have stated.? Lindsay Granshaw, 1992. Joseph Lister (1827 ? 1912), Professor of Clinical Surgery at King?s College London from 1877 to 1893 and President of the …

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Call for papers: History of Western Medicine in China, 1835-1950

Call for Papers Indiana University, Indianapolis June 15-16, 2012. Indiana University (Indianapolis) will host the first of two conferences* aimed to increase understanding of Western medicine (xiyi in Chinese) in modern China in the pre-Maoist period. We invite conference papers to examine the establishment of this new medicine which left archives tracing new directions in …

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