Call for Papers: 1st Global Conference Trauma - Theory and Practice (Monday 14th March – Wednesday 16th March 2011, Prague, Czech Republic) This inter-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary conference seeks to examine and explore issues surrounding individual and collective trauma, both in terms of practice, theory and lived reality. Trauma studies have emerged from its foundation in … Continue reading CFP: Trauma & Practice (Global Conference)
Month: August 2010
Global Health and the International Year of the Nurse, Sigma Theta Tau International, Region 15 Fall Meeting, October 16, 2010, Saint Anselm College at N.H. Institute of Politics 9-3 pm Program Objectives Recognize the commitment of the profession of nursing in promoting health in our communities, locally and globally. Gain insight in regard to the … Continue reading CFP: Global Health, Year of Nurse (ΣΘΤ)
Inside Higher Ed's columnist Eszter Hargittai (Northwestern University) offers "The Case for Collaboration." Joint authorship, either at the data-gathering or at the data-analysis stage, offers the graduate student or junior colleague an opportunity to be coached through the research, writing, and publication processes. Hargittai offers advice on how to make this partnership successful.
Do you have products from community-based participatory research, service-learning or other community-engaged projects focused on immigrant and refugee health that are in forms other than journal articles? CES4Health.info is an online mechanism for peer-reviewing, publishing and disseminating diverse products of community-engaged scholarship (CES). The results of CES are often disseminated through diverse products that are accessible … Continue reading CFP: CES
As part of its long-term strategic planning effort, the National Science Foundation's Directorate for the Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences (SBE) invites researchers to submit brief papers (up to 2000 words) describing grand challenges for the SBE fields over the next 10-20 years. The SBE Directorate funds the bulk of psychological research within NSF. The … Continue reading NSF Grand Challenges
Health Rights in Global Historical Perspective: Call For Papers (Conference at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, UK, 17-18 February 2011) The idea that individuals have rights within the context of health has deep roots. The right to health was amongst the 'rights of man' established during the French Revolution and patients' … Continue reading CFP: Health Rights, Global Perspective
In the final installment of her summer series on professional academic writing in Inside Higher Ed, Kerry Ann Rockquemore summarizes the main points of the ten-week series and advises readers to assess their summer progress: What goals did (and did not) get accomplished this summer? How consistent have I been in my daily writing routine? … Continue reading Rockquemore: Assess and Adjust