You are currently browsing the archives for the University of Glasgow category.

Upcoming Event: ‘History of medicine at the University of Glasgow: A Symposium’, 6 December 2018

Published on: Author: sarahphelan Leave a comment

Date: 6 December 2018 Location: Yudowitz Seminar Room, Wolfson Medical Building, University of Glasgow The Centre for the History of Medicine at the University of Glasgow invites you to a one-day symposium. The event takes place on 6 December 2018, between 9.30 and 4.30 in the Yudowitz Seminar Room, in the Wolfson Medical School. The papers cover… Continue reading

Funding Opportunity: University of Glasgow Library – Visiting Research Fellowships

Published on: Author: sarahphelan Leave a comment

Location: University of Glasgow Library Closing Date for Applications: Noon 19 November 2018 Supported by the Friends of Glasgow University Library and the William Lind Foundation, the University of Glasgow Library is pleased to announce new annual Visiting Research Fellowships to support scholars from across academic disciplines to come to Glasgow to work on our unique… Continue reading

Places Still Available – Rescheduled Scottish Doctoral Research Network Scoping Meeting

Published on: Author: sarahphelan Leave a comment

Date: 11am-3pm, Friday 5th October 2018 Location: SGSAH Meeting Room, University of Glasgow Registration Open Until All Places Are Filled Places are still available for this Friday’s Scottish Medical Humanities Doctoral Research Network – Scoping Meeting, originally planned for the 7th March 2018. The scoping meeting was postponed in March due to planned industrial action. It… Continue reading

Public Lecture: Professor Manuel Barcia, ‘“Beware, Beware of the Bight of Benin”: The Struggle against Disease in the Slave Trade Contact Zones, 1807-1867’, Glasgow, 24th October 2018

Published on: Author: sarahphelan Leave a comment

Date: 6:00 – 8:00 pm, Wednesday 24th October 2018 Location: Lecture Theatre, Hunterian Art Gallery As part of Black History Month, Professor Manuel Barcia will be giving an evening lecture at The Hunterian Lecture Theatre, titled, “Beware, Beware of the Bight of Benin: The Struggle against Disease in the Slave Trade Contact Zones, 1807-1867”. This lecture is part of… Continue reading

Registration Open: Rescheduled Scottish Medical Humanities Doctoral Research Network – Scoping Meeting, 5th October 2018, Glasgow

Published on: Author: sarahphelan Leave a comment

Date: 11am-3pm, Friday 5th October 2018 Location: SGSAH Meeting Room, University of Glasgow A new date has now been confirmed for the Scottish Medical Humanities Doctoral Research Network – Scoping Meeting, originally planned for the 7th March 2018. The scoping meeting was postponed in March due to planned industrial action. It will now take place on Friday… Continue reading

Registration Now Open: Scottish And European Networks of Philosophy, Technology, Science and Health, University of Glasgow, 7th September 2018

Published on: Author: sarahphelan Leave a comment

Date: 9.30am – 3.30pm, Friday 7th September 2018 Location: University of Glasgow, Gilbert Scott Conference Suite, Room 250, Main Building, University Avenue, Glasgow, Scotland G12 8QQ Closing Date for Registration: 5pm, Friday 24th August 2018 ‘Establishing SNNEC’ Workshop 3 Scottish And European Networks of Philosophy, Technology, Science and Health  Co-organisers Dr Manon Mathias and Dr Michael… Continue reading

Conference Report: Glasgow Medical Humanities Day, University of Glasgow, 17th April 2018

Published on: Author: sarahphelan Leave a comment

By Charlotte Orr On 17 April 2018, the Glasgow Medical Humanities Day took place at the University of Glasgow, organised by the Medical Humanities Research Centre (MHRC). After tea, coffee, and some delicious scones, the day began with an introduction from the MHRC Director Dr Gavin Miller and Co-Director Dr Megan Coyer. Both thanked relevant… Continue reading

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN: Glasgow Medical Humanities Day, Tuesday 17 April 2018

Published on: Author: gavinmiller2 Leave a comment

Location: Seminar Room 1 Yudowitz, and Atrium, Wolfson Medical Building, University Avenue We are pleased to announce that registration is NOW OPEN for this event. All welcome: free event, but please register by emailing arts-medhums@glasgow.ac.uk Purpose: to encourage networking and sharing of expertise in Glasgow’s medical humanities communities to build towards greater collaborative research and… Continue reading

Registration Now Open: ‘The Gut-Brain Axis’: Cultural and Historical Perspectives 4-5 May 2018, University of Glasgow

Published on: Author: sarahphelan Leave a comment

Date: 4th – 5th May 2018 Location: University of Glasgow, Scotland, UK Registration Close: 20th April 2018 I am pleased to announce that registration is now open for this event, organised by Dr Manon Mathias (University of Glasgow). ‘The Gut-Brain Axis’: Cultural and Historical Perspectives 4-5 May 2018, University of Glasgow, Scotland, UK This workshop will consider the… Continue reading

Writing Recoveries: International Conference for Writing Interventions for Mental Health

Published on: Author: sarahphelan Leave a comment
University of Glasgow logo

Date: Wednesday 21st March 2018, 3:00 pm – Friday 23rd March 2018, 5:00 pm GMT Location: Level 5 Sir Alywn William Building, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland G12 8RZ What is the relationship between Creative Writing and Mental Illness? How can creative writing provide a route to recovery for sufferers of mental illness? Dr Carolyn Jess-Cooke… Continue reading