Month: September 2012

IHE: Why Some Academics Publish More

Writing in Inside Higher Ed, Matthew Reisz for Times Higher Education reports on a new European study of scholarly productivity: Motivation and the ability to network have a far greater impact on research productivity than age, gender, job satisfaction, managerial support or teaching load. That is the central conclusion of work by researchers from University … Continue reading IHE: Why Some Academics Publish More

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CFS: Moral Distress Stories (Narrative Inquiry Bioethics)

Call for Stories: Narrative Inquiry in Bioethics -- Narrative Symposium: The Many Faces of Moral Distress Among Clinicians Edited by Cynda Hylton Rushton, PhD, RN, F.A.A.N. and Renee Boss, MD, MHS Narrative Inquiry in Bioethics will publish an issue devoted to personal stories from clinicians regarding situations that cause moral distress and how they have … Continue reading CFS: Moral Distress Stories (Narrative Inquiry Bioethics)

CFP: Global Conference, 21st Century Science: Health, Agency and Well-Being

Call for Presentations: 1st Global Conference, 21st Century Science: Health, Agency and Well-Being, Wednesday 30th January – Friday 1st February 2013, Sydney, Australia This project is about the conjunction of science, medicine, agency and well-being and the interface between modern, or institutionalised, and natural sciences. In particular this is about approaches that challenges the precepts … Continue reading CFP: Global Conference, 21st Century Science: Health, Agency and Well-Being

CFS: JAMA (Child Health Research)

Journal of the American Medical Association: Challenges to Excellence in Child Health Research JAMA is committed to encouraging excellence in child health research. In demonstration of this commitment, in May 2013, preceding the Pediatric Academic Societies annual meeting, we will publish a third theme issue on child health, following our previous theme issues in 2007 … Continue reading CFS: JAMA (Child Health Research)

CFP: Athens Institute Health & Med Sci Conference

Athens Institute for Education and Research-ATINER  Call for Papers and Participation 1st Annual International Conference on Health & Medical Sciences, 6-9 May 2013, Athens, Greece The The Health Research Unit of the Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) will hold its 1st Annual International Conference on Health & Medical Sciences, 6-9 May 2013, Athens, … Continue reading CFP: Athens Institute Health & Med Sci Conference