Mark down the dates for next DAHSM Culpeper seminars in 2014

December 24, 2013
Please mark down the dates in your diary for next DAHSM Culpeper seminars in 2014: January 15th: Aimee Medeiros, PhD, Assistant Professor, History of Health Sciences, UCSF Department of Anthropology, History and Social Medicine “877 Middle-Class White Children from Ohio: Setting Global Standards...

Call for papers: 'Voices in Bioethics'

December 19, 2013
We would like to invite students and established scholars to submit Op-ed and other writings to our new on-line journal, Voices in Bioethics. The due date for submissions for our next issue is January 14th. You can see our first issue here:

Next Culpeper Seminar: Dr Aimee Medeiros, January 15, 2014

December 18, 2013
Please note that there is not a Culpeper Seminar Series presentation on January 8th, 2014.

Next Culpeper Seminar Series with Professor Francis G. Lu on “Cultural Issues: From DSM-IV to DSM-5”

November 28, 2013
Please join us for the next Culpeper Seminar Series lecture, which is on Wednesday, December 4, 2013 from 3:30 – 5:00 pm, in Laurel Heights Conference Room 474.

"A Place at the Table": Film Screening and Discussion

November 19, 2013
The Center on Social Disparities in Health, University of California, San Francisco, is glad to announce the Film Screening and Discussion of documentary "A Place at the Table", to take place tomorrow, Wednesday November 20, at Laurel Heights, Room

CFP: Ways and Means: Teaching Professionalism Across the Health Care Spectrum

November 14, 2013
The Academy for Professionalism in Health Care (APHC), a strategic ally of ASBH, is pleased to announce its call for papers for our second annual meeting, with theme: “Ways and Means: Teaching Professionalism Across the Health Care Spectrum”

Narrative Inquiries in Bioethics: Call for Stories

October 24, 2013
Narrative Inquiry in Bioethics (NIB) Announces Three New Calls for Stories: · Religion in Medical and Nursing Practice Deadline for proposals is November 11th.

Future Past: Disability, Eugenics, and Brave New Worlds

September 27, 2013
A public symposium on the history and ongoing implications of eugenic ideologies and practices for people with disabilities is taking place on November 1, 2013 in San Francisco. Program 9am-5pm: Panels and discussion groups Welcoming remarks: Provost Sue Rosser, San Francisco State University...

Corinne Nemetz Nydegger: a long lasting legacy in the fields of human development and aging.

August 18, 2013
We are publishing here an excerpt of the obituary of Corinne Louise Nemetz Nydegger, originally appeared on the San Francisco Chronicle on August 2, 2013: