CFP: Southern Association of the History of Medicine and Science Annual Meeting

March 12-14, 2015, Jackson, MS, United States

Call for papers

The Southern Association for the History of Medicine and Science (SAHMS) invites paper proposals for its fifteenth annual meeting on March 12-14, 2015, at the Marriott Hotel, co-hosted by the University of Mississippi Medical Center, the William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine, and the Mississippi State Medical Association

SAHMS welcomes papers on the history of medicine and science, broadly construed to encompass historical, literary, anthropological, philosophical and sociological approaches to health care and science including race, disabilities and gender studies. Participants may propose individual papers of panels of several papers on a particular theme.

Each presenter is limited to 20 minutes, with additional time for questions and discussion. Please do not submit papers that have already been published, presented or scheduled for presentation at another meeting. All participants are responsible for their own travel expenses and must pay registration costs in advance of the meeting. Student travel awards are available each year; for more information click on “Student Travel Grant Guidelines” on the SAHMS website, “Future Conferences” page. Students MUST follow these guidelines to be considered. Online submission will be available by August at http://www.sahms.net/. For further information about the program or SAHMS please contact the Program Chair, Philip Wilson, wilsonpk@etsu.edu.

Deadline: September 30, 2014

Posted: July 01, 2014