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Conferences

I believe that attending conferences is a vital part of academic work. I have undertaken to attend, and where possible present, at a minimum of two conferences per year during my doctoral studies. The list below details my invovlement in the wider academic world.

Upcoming Conferences

2007

Society for the History of Childhood and Youth: Bi-annual Conference

'In the Name of the Child' : The Social and Cultural History of Children and Youth

June 27-30, Linkoping, Sweden

Accepted Paper: Institutions and Innovations: The Development of Paediatrics in England and France, 1762-1832

 

Conferences at which I Have Presented

2006

 Society for the Social History of Medicine Annual Conference

Practices and Representations of Health: Historical Perspectives Warwick University, United Kingdom

Paper Presented: From a Cough to a Coffin: examining the mother-doctor relationship and its role in child health, 1762-1882.

 

2005

Colloque International GRAAT

Histoires d’enfant, histoires d’enfance [Stories for children, histories of childhood] Université de Tours, France

Paper Presented: Inside the Nursery: child perceptions of medical practitioners in England and France, 1762-1882.

 
Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health Annual Conference

University of York, United Kingdom

Paper Presented: Pig Killers vs. Paediatricians: Child Perceptions of Medical Practitioners in England 1762-1870.

 

 

Other Conferences I have Attended

2006

British Society for the History of Paediatrics and Child Health, Annual Conference

University of Birmingham, United Kingdom

 

University of Warwick History Graduate Conference

Session Chair: Power and Community

 

2005

University of Warwick Arts Faculty Interdisciplinary Conference

Session Chair

 

Seminar Series I have attended

2004-2007

University of Warwick Centre for the History of Medicine, Seminar Series

University of Warwick, United Kingdom

University of Birmingham Centre for the History of Medicine, Seminar Series

 

2005

Institute of Historical Research, Seminar Series

London, United Kingdom

Growing up in France: An Autobiographical Perspective