The Health and Welfare of Seafarers: Past, Present and Prospects
Maritime Historical Studies Centre, University of Hull, UK: 30 January-1
February 2014

The programme and registration details for this international three-day
conference are now available at

Any queries should be addressed to Dr Richard Gorski ([email protected]).

Final Call for Postgraduate Posters
If you are a postgraduate student working in the fields of health or
welfare of those who work at sea, ashore or afloat, in any branch of
seagoing labour, including shore communities, past or present, then there
is still time to submit a poster proposal for the conference.  This is an
excellent opportunity to showcase your work. The final deadline for
proposals (150-300 words, with brief c.v.) is Friday 13 December 2013.

Proposals can be sent to Dr Richard Gorski ([email protected]).

Dr Richard Gorski
Philip Nicholas Senior Lecturer in Maritime History
Associate Editor, International Journal of Maritime History
[email protected]

Department of History, University of Hull, Hull HU6 7RX
+44 (0)1482 465183

Director, Maritime Historical Studies Centre, Blaydes House, 6 High Street,
Hull HU1 1HA
+44 (0)1482 305111