Call for papers: deadline for proposals, 15 November 2004

An international conference to be held at Ministère de la Recherche, Paris, France on Wednesday, September 7th through Saturday 10th, 2005.

As a joint venture of the European Association for the History of Medicine and Health (its VIIth meeting) and the Society for the Social History of Medicine. For further information, please see Any proposal of papers or posters should be accompanied by an abstract clearly describing the contents, one A4 page, no more. The abstract will be submitted as an e-mail attachment. It should be prepared very carefully, as it will be circulated among the organisers and serve as the basis for acceptance, inclusion in a relevant session, suggestions for amendments,etc.

The abstract should clearly state the problem or questions that will be addressed in the study, the material on which it relies, the methods used, the results emerging, and there should be some lines discussing the originality and scientific relevance. Sessions which foster cross-national themes and perspectives are being encouraged. Research networks of the EAHMH and Erasmus Networks, are also welcome to propose sessions. The official languages of the international sessions are English and French. All correspondence dealing with scientific presentations (papers or posters) should be directed to the organizer of the conference Prof Patrice Bourdelais, Email [email protected] to whom the abstracts also should be submitted.

Welcome to Paris, on behalf of the organisers,

Patrice Bourdelais Conference President