Upcoming events

9 November, 2017. Research seminar: Christer Nordlund and Madeleine Hayenhjelm, Umeå University, "The new gene editing technology CRISPR/Cas9 – potentially revolutionary for both good and evil?". Time: 1.15–3.00 PM. Location: English Park Campus, Rausing room, Uppsala. Read more

23–24 November, 2017. The international workshop "Vaccines: Values, present and past". Location: English Park Campus, Rausing room, Uppsala University. Read more. (Photo: Herman Ronninger)

14 December, 2017. Research seminar: Boel Berner, Linköping University, "The truth about fatherhood, via the blood. ‘Unscrupulous’ women, blood group analysis, and paternity cases during the Interwar years". Time: 1.15–3.00 PM. Location: English Park Campus, Rausing room, Uppsala. Read more

Past events

26–27 October, 2017. The international workshop "Extraordinary bodies in early modern nature and culture", Location: English Park Campus, Rausing room, Uppsala University. Read more 

14 September, 2017. Research seminar: Eira Bjørvik, Oslo University, "Infertility and the Nordic welfare state, ca 1950–1970". Time: 10.15–12.00 PM. Location: English Park Campus, Rausing room, Uppsala. Read more

30 May, 2017. Guest talk: Nancy Tomes, Stony Brook University, "Public health preparedness in the age of Zika and other emerging diseases". Time: 1.15–3.00 PM. Location: English Park Campus, Rausing room, Uppsala. Read more

28 April, 2017. Research seminar: Mette N. Svendsen, Iben M. Gjødsbøl, Mie S. Dam and Laura E. Navne, University of Copenhagen: "Humanity at the edge: The moral laboratory of feeding precarious lives". Time: 10.15 AM–3.00 PM. Location: English Park Campus, Rausing room, Uppsala. Read more

21 March, 2017. Research seminar: Karin Sennefelt and Anton Runesson, Stockholm University, "The word made flesh: The body in protestant culture, 1600–1750". Time: 1.15–5.00 PM. Location: English Park Campus, Rausing room, Uppsala. Read more

16 Februari, 2017. Research seminar: Sunniva Engh, Oslo University, "Scandinavian aid to South Asian population control, 1950–1995: Modernity misconceived". Time: 1.15–3.00 PM. Location: English Park Campus, Rausing room, Uppsala. Read more

14 December, 2016. Project presentation: Tony Gustafsson, Uppsala University, “Sexual offence, homosexuality and societal threat: A study of Swedish castration policy, 1944–1973”. Time: 13.15–15.00. Location: English Park Campus, 7-0017, Uppsala.

16 November, 2016. Seminar: “Studying medicine, ethics and values”. Invited speakers: Kristin Zeiler and Lisa Guntram, Linköping University. Time: 13.15–17.00. Location: English Park Campus, Rausing room, Uppsala.

24 October, 2016. Workshop: “Evidence-based medicine, methodology and boundary work”. Time: 13.15–16.45. Location: Museum Gustavianum, Uppsala. Read more (in Swedish).

7 June, 2016. Research seminar: Jesse Olszynko-Gryn, University of Cambridge: “From patients to consumers: A history of pregnancy testing in Britain”, Uppsala University. Read more.

14 April, 2016. Workshop: “Medical humanities at Uppsala University”. Read more (in Swedish).

27–28 October, 2015. International workshop: “Abortion in the Nordic countries: New historical perspectives, approaches and issues”, Uppsala University. Read more.