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Sociology

BRITISH SOCIOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION

MEDICAL SOCIOLOGY GROUP

ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2011

We look forward to welcoming you at our 43rd Annual Conference.

Wednesday 14th – Friday 16th September 2011 at the University of Chester

(Please note the date for the conference has changed from previously advertised)

In addition to two high profile plenary speakers, the 2011conference will celebrate our international links with a symposium.

Papers, posters and other forms of presentation will be structured around streams that include: 

1. Cancer                                                                               

2. Embodiment and Emotion                                                           

3. Ethics                                                                                 

4. Ethnicity                                                                             

5. Experiences of Health and Illness                                   

6. Gender                                                                              

7. Health policy, service delivery & organisation                

8. Health technologies and genetics                                   

9. Individual, collective and global risk                                

10. Inequalities                                                                       

11. Lay-professional interface                                                

12. Lifecourse: Reproductive Health; Chronic conditions; ageing; death and dying          

13. Mental Health

14. Methods

15. Patient and public involvement

16. Patient organisation and support groups

17. Preventive Health

18. Randomised controlled trials and evidenced-based medicine

19. Sleep

20. Theory

21. Open Stream

Further details and abstract submission form available from: www.britsoc.co.uk/events/medsoc  and bsamedsoc@britsoc.org.uk

Administrative or general abstract enquires to bsamedsoc@britsoc.org.uk or call 0191 383 0839

The abstract submission is now open. Submit your abstract on line now.

Both members and non-members can submit, BSA members will need to log in using their membership number and e-mail address.

If you would like to become a BSA member and benefit from reduced conference fees, please visit www.britsoc.co.uk/join

Submission closes April 29th 2011.

Abstracts received after this date will not be considered.

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Sociology

BRITISH SOCIOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION MEDICAL SOCIOLOGY CONFERENCE 2010

British Sociological Association

MEDICAL SOCIOLOGY GROUP ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2010

Wednesday 1st – Friday 3rd September 2010 Durham University

EARLY BOOKING DEADLINE APPROACHING

Prospective delegates are encouraged to pay early, as there are a limited numbers of places available to attend the conference. To guarantee your place, book and pay before the early payment deadline of 1st August 2010, and benefit from a discounted registration rate. Please note that this deadline is non-negotiable and that the reduced rate is offered to reduce administration costs in chasing late payments. Where payment is not received before 1st August, the standard booking rates are charged. These terms remain applicable when an institution is issuing payment.

We look forward to welcoming you to the 2010 Annual Medical Sociology Conference.  The conference will celebrate our international links – exploring and comparing developments within Medical Sociology.

In 2009, the MedSoc Annual Conference attracted over 290 delegates from around the world.  The event was hailed a great success and very much enjoyed by all.  Past delegates have referred to the event as a ‘must’ for anyone within the medical sociology arena and those within closely related fields.

The annual conference provides delegates with the opportunity to discuss the discipline’s ‘hot topics’ within a real community of medical sociologists.

For further details and online booking see: www.britsoc.co.uk/events/medsoc

Alternatively, email any enquiries to bsamedsoc@britsoc.org.uk

We look forward to welcoming you at our 42nd Annual Conference in Durham

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