Tag: disability

CFS: Stories/Disability (Narrative Inquiry Bioethics)

Call for Stories for a Narrative Symposium: Living with the Label “Disability” | Narrative Inquiry in Bioethics—A Journal of Qualitative Research | Edited by Jeffery Bishop, MD, PhD and Naomi Sunderland, PhD http://www.press.jhu.edu/journals/narrative_inquiry_in_bioethics/symposia.html Narrative Inquiry in Bioethics will publish an issue focused on stories from people living with impairment-highlighting their encounters with both medical practice … Continue reading CFS: Stories/Disability (Narrative Inquiry Bioethics)

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CFP: Health, Illness, Culture (Taipei Forum)

Call for Proposals: Health and Illness in Culture, Center for the Study of Languages and Cultures (CSLC), Taipei Medical University (TMU), Taiwan, TMU Language and Culture Forum 2012: Health and Illness in Culture, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan Friday, December 21, 2012 http://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/node/46431 The "TMU Language and Culture Forum 2012: Health and Illness in Culture" invites … Continue reading CFP: Health, Illness, Culture (Taipei Forum)

CFS: Sexuality & Disability

Sexuality and Disability A Journal Devoted to the Psychological and Medical Aspects of Sexuality in Rehabilitation and Community Settings (Editor: S. Hough) Sexuality and Disability provides original scholarly articles addressing the psychological and medical aspects of sexuality in relation to rehabilitation. Publishing up-to-date articles, case studies, clinical practice reports, and research and survey data reports, … Continue reading CFS: Sexuality & Disability

CFP: Disability Health Svcs, Low & Middle Income Countries

Call for Abstracts: International Research Symposium: Equitable Health Services for People with Disabilities with a Focus on Low and Middle Income Countries The symposium will be held at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine: http://www.lshtm.ac.uk/aboutus/location/ The deadline for submission of abstracts is end of Friday July 29th 2011: http://disabilitycentre.lshtm.ac.uk/news-and-events/equityhealthdisability/ Co-organised by the London School … Continue reading CFP: Disability Health Svcs, Low & Middle Income Countries

CFP: Disability and Ethics through the Life Cycle

Disability and Ethics through the Life Cycle: Cases, Controversies, & Finding Common Ground, May 21-22, 2010, Union College, Schenectady, NY Despite a common interest in facilitating good medical care, bioethicists and members of the disability rights community sometimes differ in their approach to issues arising in the bio-medical settings, especially on such polarizing issues as … Continue reading CFP: Disability and Ethics through the Life Cycle

Call for Proposals: Anthology on Disability and Passing

Blurring the Lines: Disability, Race, Gender and Passing in Modern America by Jeffrey A. Brune and Kim E. Nielsen, editors Although one of the common experiences of passing involves disability, scholars have devoted little attention to this important topic. Studies of passing have also paid insufficient attention to the interplay that occurs between disability, race, … Continue reading Call for Proposals: Anthology on Disability and Passing

CFS: Diversity in Health and Social Care

Diversity in Health and Social Care (a peer reviewed journal published by Radcliffe Medical Press) is now seeking papers for Volume 6: (2009) They invite papers on the following range of topics • social care issues including gender, sexuality, disability and social inclusion from the perspective of clients, service providers or managers; • debate papers … Continue reading CFS: Diversity in Health and Social Care