Off-Campus events, conferences

International Conference - "Transformations of postwar Europe: medicine, bodies and technologies"

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INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE
"TRANSFORMATIONS OF POSTWAR EUROPE: MEDICINE, BODIES AND
TECHNOLOGIES"

Dates: 27 – 30 May 2024
Location: Sofia, Bulgaria

Workshop - "How to Take Patients' Histories: Doing Medical History from Below in Practice"

Doctor visits a sick old woman in bed, attributed to Wybrand Hendriks

Scientists working on patient histories face several challenges. 

Workshop - “Socialist Governmentality? Healthcare, technologies of the self, and subjectification in European state socialism, 1945-1990”

Workshop “Socialist Governmentality? Healthcare, technologies of the self, and subjectification in European state socialism, 1945-1990”

Berlin, September 13–14, 2023

Tensions and Intensions in Post-War Public Health in Europe

Tensions and Intensions in Post-War Public Health in Europe

Conference at the Brocher Foundation, Hermance, Switzerland

October 17-19, 2023

The Leviathan project team has organized a 3-day conference at the Brocher Foundation in Geneva in October 2023.

The Brocher Foundation is recognized for its promotion of multidisciplinary research on the ethical, legal and social issues (ELSI) of new medical developments and health policies.

35th European Conference on Philosophy of Medicine and Health Care

September 18, 2023
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The conference was organized by the European Society for Philosophy of Medicine and Healthcare, the Institute of Clinical and Preventive Medicine of the University of Latvia, and the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Latvia. Over the last 50 years many methodological approaches have been applied by scholars in bioethics and philosophy of medicine with varying measures of success. The conference reflects on this experience and highlights debates on hard methodological problems and new exciting methodological advances.