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Diagnosis and disputation: “archiving” DSM–5

Diagnosis and disputation: “archiving” DSM–5 I have spent the last few months gorging on DSM–5 media discussions. (All too often I have felt as though I have been ingesting too many empty, sugar-spiked calories.) I had promised myself, then, that I … Continue reading

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Fully funded PhD studentship in Local Health Inequalities in an Age of Austerity: the Stockton on Tees Study

Fully funded PhD studentship in Local Health Inequalities in an Age of Austerity: the Stockton on Tees Study About the Award Applications are invited for a fully-funded three-year doctoral studentship as part of a large 5 year research project funded … Continue reading

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Theorising Diagnosis (One-day seminar, Norwich, 23 May 2013)

ESRC Seminar Series: The role of diagnosis in health and wellbeing:  A social science perspective on the social, economic and political costs and consequences of diagnosis. Consortium: University of East Anglia, University of Exeter; University of York; University of Cambridge & … Continue reading

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Child Sexual Exploitation, Vulnerability and Justice – Prof Jo Phoenix (CSGS Seminar, St Aiden’s College, Durham, 24 Jan 2013)

Professor Jo Phoenix, Centre for Sex Gender and Sexualities Seminar: “Child Sexual Exploitation, Vulnerability and Justice”, 24th of January 2013 16:45 to 18:00 in Shincliffe Room, St Aidan’s College. Drinks and nibbles provided, RSVPS to Jo.

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Times of Transition (Workshop, Durham, 14 November 2012)

The Institute of Advanced Study and Centre for Medical Humanities present: Times of Transition A workshop held under the ‘Experiencing Time’ IAS sub-theme 14 November 2012, 2 – 5pm Kenworthy Hall, St Mary’s College, Durham University Ritually celebrated yet sometimes … Continue reading

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Industriousness and Daydreaming: Cognitive Neuroscience’s Revaluation of Rest – Felicity Callard (Seminar, Glasgow, November 2 2012)

Industriousness and Daydreaming: Cognitive Neuroscience’s Revaluation of Rest Dr Felicity Callard Senior Lecturer in Social Science for Medical Humanities, Durham University Friday 2nd of November, 3:30pm East Quadrangle Lecture Theatre, University of Glasgow Wine Reception to follow Abstract: How might … Continue reading

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Experimental entanglements in cognitive neuroscience (Workshop, Twitter #EECN, Update)

Please click here for all updated information regarding this conference (including, now, full abstracts from all speakers), and here for the previous blog post about this event. Many of the Centre for Medical Humanities team (core members and affiliates) will … Continue reading

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