April 29-May 1, 2005 Vanderbilt University This conference is intended to bring together scholars from multiple disciplines to share and discuss new approaches to the study of inequalities and differences in medicine. Proposals are invited for 20-minute papers or 3-paper sessions from researchers in any appropriate field or fields. Papers may be either theoretical or empirical in emphasis. Proposals that provide an international or historical perspective would be particularly welcome.

Presenters will receive a travel grant of $750 to help cover the costs of transportation and lodging.

See the Web site for more details. Matthew Ramsey Director Center for Medicine, Health and Society Vanderbilt University #351656 Station B Nashville, TN 37235-1656 USA

Phone 1-615-322-0096 Fax 1-615-343-6002 Email: [email protected] Visit the website at http://people.vanderbilt.edu/~matthew.ramsey/mhs-cfp.pdf