Contact
Ross E. G. Upshur
Location
University of Toronto
Series/Type
Dates
  • June 23-24, 2017 from 9:00am to 5:00pm

The next biennial Philosophy of Medicine Roundtable will be held at the University of Toronto on June 23-24, 2017.

It will be preceded by a symposium on June 22 at the University of Toronto titled ‘Clinical Judgment: Multi-Disciplinary Perspectives’. Roundtable attendees are warmly invited to attend the symposium (details coming soon).

Philosophy of Medicine Roundtable: Call for Abstracts

We welcome papers in any area of philosophy of medicine, public health or healthcare, including epistemological and metaphysical issues in medicine (but not bioethics), from a variety of philosophical approaches. We particularly encourage submissions focused on epistemological issues related to population and public health. To submit an abstract, please upload a 500-word abstract to EasyChair by February 1, 2017. Abstracts will undergo blinded review and should not contain information that will allow identification of the author.

Click here to submit an abstract

Questions regarding submissions or the Roundtable should be directed to Jonathan Fuller and Jeremy Simon.

Local Organizers: Jonathan Fuller, Benjamin Chin-Yee and Ross Upshur.

Scientific committee: Rachel Ankeny, Alexander Bird, Alex Broadbent, Havi Carel, Fred Gifford, Harold Kincaid, Miriam Solomon, Julian Reiss, Jeremy Simon, David Teira.

This Roundtable is supported by the Faculty of Medicine, Medical Alumni Association, and Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto.

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