WORKSHOP: History of Clinical Iatrogenesis – Before and after Ivan Illich
30 years after the publication of Ivan Illich’s controversial book Medical Nemesis, the Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of Manchester, hosts a one-day workshop on the history of problems and diseases that are caused by modern medicine.
Speakers include Professor Sir George Alberti (President of the Royal College of Physicians, 1997-2002), Dr Robert Bud (Science Museum, London), Professor Michael Worboys and Professor Susan Lederer (Yale University).
——————— Friday, 19 May 2006 Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine (CHSTM) Room 2.57, Simon Building Second Floor Brunswick Street entrance University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL ———————
To see the programme, read further details, or to download a registration form, please visit the conference website: http://www.manchester.ac.uk/chstm/events/conferences/iatrogenesis/
Or contact the organiser: Aya Homei, Ph.D. Tel: 0161-275-5843