Category Archives: Anthropology

Researching Assisted Reproduction in Israel/Palestine: A Fertile Ground for Mayhem – by Dr Sigrid Vertommen

Blog-post by Dr Sigrid Vertommen On 17 January I was invited to Warwick University for a lecture on reproductive politics and resistance in Israel/Palestine. The talk addressed the variegated ways in which Palestinians and Israelis are protesting Israel’s (assisted) reproductive politics. … Continue reading

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Report of Culture Medicine & Power Autumn Writing Workshop

The Culture Medicine & Power research group held its annual Autumn Writing Workshop on 24 November. We discussed work in progress focusing on exciting and thought provoking topics including interdisciplinary explorations of the wellbeing concept; human rights and moral complexities … Continue reading

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First seminar of the GHSM Seminar Series November 8th with Professor Lochlann Jain “Monkey Milkshakes”, new work in progress on the history of virology

It is our pleasure to invite you to join us for our upcoming first seminar of the GHSM Seminar Series for the year 2017/2018! When: Wednesday 8th November from 12.00-13.00 Where: ANATOMY MUSEUM, King’s Building, Strand Campus, King’s College London Prof. Løchlann Jain, Professor of Global Health & Social … Continue reading

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New Major new appointment for Global Health & Social Medicine – Professor Lochlann Jain

We are delighted to announce that Professor Lochlann Jain, an internationally renowned scholar, has been appointed to the part-time position of Professor of Global Health & Social Medicine at King’s College London starting in September 2017. Professor Lochlann Jain joins the … Continue reading

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Mark your diary Friday June 2nd for an upcoming seminar by Professor Harris Solomon, Duke University: “On Life Support”

Dear Colleagues and Students,please mark your calendar for an upcoming GHSM lecture by Professor Harris Solomon, Cultural Anthropology and Global Health, Duke University, titled “On Life Support”.When: Friday, 2 June 2017,  4-6pm Where: Old Committee Room, King’s College London, Strand Campus.Organizers: Professor … Continue reading

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