Colorado Health Ethics Forum – CHEF Conference 2013 | CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS | Deadline: January 15, 2013 Preparations for the 2013 Colorado Healthcare Ethics Forum conference are well underway, and we and invite you to join us by submitting proposals for presentations for this popular annual event. The 2013 Conference dates are May 9th and … Continue reading CFP: Colorado Health Ethics Forum
Month: November 2012
4th Global Conference Making Sense of: Pain | Thursday 9th May – Saturday 11th May 2013, Prague, Czech Republic Call for Presentations: What is pain? What is the meaning of pain? How can we attempt to make sense of it—and should we? Pain is a complex multi-layered, multi-leveled phenomenon. Standard definitions of pain view it … Continue reading CFP: 4th Global Conference Making Sense of Pain
Kerry Ann Rockquemore, writing in Inside Higher Ed, continues her series on scholarly procrastination. "Breaking the Cycle" analyzes the procrastination cycle and offers a strategy for breaking it. In the most recent installment "Writing and Procrastination" counsels "getting real about your writing," committing to a daily writing practice, and expanding your team of readers.
Call for Papers for a Special Issue of the Journal of Interprofessional Care: the Emergence of Various Health and Social Care Professions/Occupations http://informahealthcare.com/doi/full/10.3109/13561820.2012.709436 We propose that the history of health and social care professions is an important area for exploration for scholars of interprofessional collaboration. The journal seeks to fill that gap by soliciting papers … Continue reading CFS: Emergence of Health & Social Care Professions (J Interprofessional Care)
The 24th Annual Canadian Bioethics Society Conference | New Heights & Broader Plains: Expanding Vistas for Bioethics | May 29 - June 1, 2013 | Rimrock Resort Hotel, Banff, AB The conference is designed to provide intellectual stimulation, opportunities for networking, sharing of learning, and building of community for all individuals, whatever their background, who … Continue reading CFP: Expanding Vistas for Bioethics
Are you interested in exploring the art of medicine under the guidance of some brilliant faculty and authors? Join students from across the country for a weekend of hands-on workshops exploring writing, art, wellness & more at the AMSA Humanities Institute! American Medical Student Association (AMSA) Humanities Institute | February 1-3, 2013 | Sterling, VA … Continue reading AMSA Humanities Institute
COSTS OF CARE HEALTHCARE ESSAY CONTEST http://www.costsofcare.org/advocacy/essay/ $4000 in prizes for the best stories from patients, doctors, and nurses illustrating the importance of cost-awareness in healthcare. Deadline November 15, 2012. Entries must be no longer than 750 words. Students are strongly encouraged to submit an anecdote. Entries will be judged based on the quality … Continue reading Costs of Health Care Essay Contest