Tag: conferences

Imperfect Children: Reflecting on Normality

Cross-posted on the Centre for Medical Humanities, University of Leicester blog. Over the past weekend, I had the pleasure of participating in the Centre for Medical Humanities Imperfect Children conference at the University of Leicester. The conference included a wonderful mix of disciplines and both historical and present-day perspectives on the concept of “imperfection” and… Read more »

Tweeting AAHM 2013

The American Association for the History of Medicine met for its 2013 annual meeting back in May at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, (fittingly, just across the street from the Centers for Disease Control). It was my first time at the AAHM conference and I enjoyed hearing papers, giving my talk on the history of… Read more »