Month: December 2012

Happy New Year: 2012 in Review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here's an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 9,300 views in 2012. If every person who reached the top of Mt. Everest viewed this blog, it would have taken 16 years to get … Continue reading Happy New Year: 2012 in Review

CFP: Attentive Writers

‘Attentive Writers’: Healthcare, Authorship, and Authority | Medical Humanities Research Centre, University of Glasgow | 23-­25 August 2013 From nurses, physicians and surgeons to administrators, caregivers, physiotherapists, technicians, veterinarians and voluntary sector workers, this conference adopts the term ‘attentive writers’ as evocative of the multitude of both non-professional and professional caregivers – clinical and non-clinical … Continue reading CFP: Attentive Writers

CFP: CORE 2013

CORE Summit 2013 | 3rd China Outcomes Research and Evidence Based Medicine Summit | April 11 -13, 2013 Shanghai, China Based on the continued success of the previous two annual conferences, the 3rd CORE Summit will be focusing on "Implementing Health Technology Assessment into Health Decisions" and will have the following key tracks of discussions: … Continue reading CFP: CORE 2013

Critical Perspectives in Nursing and Health Care International Conference

1st Critical Perspectives in Nursing and Health Care International Conference June 19-20, 2013, Vancouver, BC Call for Abstracts is open! Submission deadline is January 31, 2013 This leading edge conference engages nurses, health care professionals, and interdisciplinary scholars in critical dialogue and analyses for transformative actions in health and health care. Through sharing research, theoretical … Continue reading Critical Perspectives in Nursing and Health Care International Conference

Nursing Network on Violence Against Women International Conference

19th Nursing Network on Violence Against Women International Conference June 17-18, 2013 Vancouver, BC Call for Abstracts is open! Submission deadline is January 31, 2013 This conference will provide an excellent opportunity for nurses, social workers, mental health, counselors, physicians, advocates, community activists, policy makers and researchers working in the area of violence against women … Continue reading Nursing Network on Violence Against Women International Conference

CFP: AACN Conferences

Calls for proposals from the American Association of Colleges of Nursing Faculty Practice Pre-Conference - February 20-21, 2013 Call for Abstracts: http://www.aacn.nche.edu/conferences/2013/13FacPracCFA.pdf Deadline: December 12, 2012   Master's Education Conference - February 21-23, 2013 Call for Abstracts: http://www.aacn.nche.edu/conferences/2013/13MastersCFA.pdf Deadline: December 12, 2012   Hot Issues Conference - April 11-13, 2013 Call for Abstracts: http://www.aacn.nche.edu/conferences/2013/13HotIssuesCFA.pdf Deadline: … Continue reading CFP: AACN Conferences

CFP: Communications, Ethics

 Call for Papers for the 11th international interdisciplinary conference on COMMUNICATION, MEDICINE AND ETHICS (COMET) to be held at the University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia, 11-13 July 2013. The Conference will bring together researchers, practitioners and administrators from different disciplines concerned with issues of Communication and Ethics in the fields of healthcare and the human … Continue reading CFP: Communications, Ethics

CFS: Children’s Health (journal & monograph)

Call for Papers 21st Sociology of Health & Illness Monograph | Children’s Health and Well-being: policy debates and lived experience | Editors: Geraldine Brady, Pam Lowe and Sonja Olin Lauritzen The 21st Sociology of Health and Illness monograph will bring together recent theoretical and methodological developments in the sociology of childhood with research findings on … Continue reading CFS: Children’s Health (journal & monograph)