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Congratulations to PhD candidate James Fletcher, recipient of prestigious 2017 Sowerby Prize for Philosophy and Medicine!

Huge congratulations to GHSM PhD candidate James Rupert Fletcher, the recipient of this year prestigious 2017 Sowerby Prize for Philosophy and Medicine! James received the prize for his essay: “Why we should assess decision-making capacity (even though we cannot)”. The … Continue reading

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Call for papers Ageing, Dementia and the Social Mind 23rd Sociology of Health & Illness Monograph

The sociology of dementia is a relatively neglected but increasingly important topic in studies of health and illness. The 23rd Sociology of Health & Illness Monograph will bring together theoretical and empirical contributions to progress a distinctive sociological understanding of … Continue reading

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Prof Catharine Ward Thompson and Prof Anthea Tinker on “Mobility, Mood and Place” Wednesday October 22nd

Please mark your calendars to hear distinguished researchers Professor  Catharine Ward Thompson (University of Edinburgh) and SSHM’s Professor Anthea Tinker speak about their latest work on “Mobility, Mood and Place”.  When: Wednesday 22nd October from 12:00-13:30 Where: roomWAT/F-WB2.43 Waterloo Franklin Wilkins Building Catharine Ward Thompson is Professor of Landscape … Continue reading

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