Author Archives: Silvia Camporesi

Mark the date! April 25th next KCL-LSHTM Critical Global Health Seminar ‘Consuming Animals’ with Jan Deckers, Newcastle University

Please join us for our next KCL-LSHTM Critical Global Health Seminar on Consuming Animals, which will take place at LSHTM on Tuesday 25 April 2017, 4-5.30 pm, in the Jenny Roberts Room, 15-17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH.

DeckersJan Deckers, Senior Lecturer in Bioethics at Newcastle University, will discuss research presented in his recently finalised book on the ethical issues associated with animal products, Animal (De)liberation. Should the Consumption of Animal Products Be Banned? Continue reading

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1-day conference ‘Policing Pregnancy: Who Should Be A Mother?’ May 18th, 2017 Canterbury Christ Church University

This one-day event, to be held at Canterbury Christ Church University (CCCU) on Thursday 18 May 2017, is a collaboration by British Pregnancy Advisory Service (BPAS), the Centre for Parenting Culture Studies (CPCS), Birthrights, and Engaging Sociology at CCCU. The full programme is … Continue reading

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Upcoming UCL seminar May 3rd 4:30 pm by Dr Lara Marks: ‘History on-line: The case of monoclonal antibodies’

We are delighted to announce Dr Lara Marks’ upcoming seminar on May 3rd on ‘History on-line: The case of monoclonal antibodies’. When: Wednesday May 3rd 4.30pm Where: Darwin Building room B05, University College London Dr Lara Marks’ talk will tell the … Continue reading

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New Routledge book ‘Global Health and Geographical Imaginaries’ co-edited by Dr David Reubi (GHSM, King’s) and Dr Clare Herrick (Geography, King’s)

We are delighted to announce the publication of a new book entitled Global Health and Geographical Imaginaries (Routledge, 2017),  co-edited by Dr David Reubi (Global Health & Social Medicine) with Dr Clare Herrick (Geography, King’s). The book is an attempt at showcasing … Continue reading

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Hear Professor Nik Rose discussing how urbanisation is affecting our mental health on new ‘Policy Forum Pod’

Do you live in a city? If so, you share something in common with over the half the world’s population. In fact, the United Nations predicts that two-thirds of the world will live in cities by 2050. Policymakers have begun … Continue reading

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