Behavioural & Social Sciences Teaching in Medicine Conference, July 2012, Cardiff

BeSST in Medicine / Behavioural and Social Sciences Teaching in MedicineCall for AbstractsBehavioural and Social Sciences Teaching in Medicine: Current State of the Art & Future DirectionsCardiff University School of Social Sciences, 6 July 2012BeSST (Behavoural and Social Sciences Teaching) in Medicine invites proposals for oral presentations and workshops on topics related to any aspects of teaching
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Funded PhD Opportunity, Edinburgh

Muir Maxwell Epilepsy Centre and the Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of EdinburghProject title: The impact of early onset epilepsy on the parents and siblings of affected children.Principal Supervisors: Dr Richard Chin and Dr Jeni HardenEpilepsy is the most common serious neurological disorder in childhood. Most affected children have onset of their epilepsy by age 5 years  (early
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Research Fellow in Bioethics/Philosophy, Birmingham

University of Birmingham - College of Medical and Dental Sciences, School of Health and Population SciencesSalary from £27,578 to £38,140 a yearWe are seeking a Research Fellow (Grade 7) to work with Professor Heather Draper to evaluate an ethical advisory service being offered to developers and users as part of the SURVEILLE (Surveillance: Ethical Issues, Legal Limitations and Efficiency)
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Virtual Conference: Fukushima - Looking back to look forward, March 2012

3.11 Virtual Conference: Looking back to look forward, 11-12 March 2012Begins 11 March, 8:00 a.m., Japan Standard Time (6:00 p.m., March 10, EST)http://fukushimaforum.wordpress.com/online-forum/On the one-year anniversary of the triple disasters that devastated eastern Japan we welcome you to participate in an interdisciplinary online conversation, taking place 11-12 March 2012.  The event will
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Evidence-based bioethics: A myth or a reality? RSM Meeting, June, London

Evidence-based bioethics: A myth or a reality?Wednesday 20 June 2012Venue: Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, LONDON, W1G 0AEThe RSM Open Section are delighted to announce that Professor Daniel Sulmasy, member of the US Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues, will be delivering the keynote lecture on Evidence-based bioethics.Medical ethics is something which we often take
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CPCS Forums, March 2012, Kent

In a fortnight's time, we will be having our second Centre for Parenting Culture Studies forum of the term, at the University of Kent:Birth Place Decisions: how women and their partners make sense of risk and uncertainty when planning where to give birth.Dr. Kirstie Coxon, Kingʼs College LondonWednesday, 21st March 2012, 4-6pm Cornwallis NW sr10This paper presents findings from a PhD study which explored
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Images and Visualisation: Imaging Technology, Truth and Trust, September 2012, Norrköping, Sweden

Both Leonardo da Vinci and John Constable claimed that painting is a science. This science has been explored extensively in traditional aesthetics and art history. Given recent advances in science and visual engineering, creating images for science, of science and for the translation (interpretation) of science has become at one and the same time commonplace, even easy, and even more scientific. The
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