This year, the Institute of Historical Research will be holding its flagship event, the Anglo-American Conference, on the subject of Health in History and will feature papers and panels across all periods and areas of the history of medicine. The conference will be taking place at the Brunei Gallery on Thornhaugh Street, London, between 29th June - 1st July 2011.
Plenary speakers include Monica Green (Arizona State University), David Arnold (Warwick), Samuel Cohn (Glasgow), Mary Fissell (John Hopkins), Paul Starr (Princeton) and Helen King (Open University).
The conference will also feature a Policy Forum, hosted by the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine where key academics and health professionals will discuss the role historians have played, and will play, in the health policy environment. The conference will also include a Publishers' Fair taking place during the 3 days of the conference, featuring key international publishers such as Palgrave Macmillan, I B Tauris and Manchester University Press amongst others. Attendees are welcome to take the opportunity to browse the latest history books at discounted rates.
Manjeet K Sambi
Events and Publicity Officer
Institute of Historical Research
University of London
Senate House, Malet Street
LONDON WC1E 7HU
t: +44 (0)20 7862 8756
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