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Universal Health and Mental Health Coverage for All Congress 2018

Connecting People and Sharing Perspectives Malta 12-14 December 2018 Abstracts and early bird registrations extended until 8 September 2018. Mental health stigma and discrimination continues to be a barrier to access to good health for many people with a mental health condition because they do not have access to effective, evidence based health care. Public […]

21st August 2018

Summer School in Professional Communication in Health

Summer School in Professional Communication in Health

You will find attached the final programme of the Summer School in Professional Communication in Health in Montreal, which will take place on June 18, 19 and 20, 2018. It will also be possible for interested participants to visit clinical teaching environments following these three days. Vous trouverez ci-joint le programme définitif de l’Université d’été […]

19th March 2018

Communications, Medicine and Ethics Conference (COMET) 2018

Communications, Medicine and Ethics Conference (COMET) 2018

The proposal deadline has been extended for the 16th International Conference on Communication, Medicine, and Ethics (COMET), which will be hosted by The Interactive Studies Unit, Institute of Clinical Sciences and held at University of Birmingham, UK, 25-27 June 2018. The COMET conference aims to bring together scholars from different disciplinary backgrounds involving various healthcare specialties […]

16th February 2018

LIBC Sylvius Lecture

LIBC Sylvius Lecture

Prof dr Lene Vase, Aarhus University Placebo effects and expectations across therapeutic interventions Date and time: 7 February 2018, 11.15am Location: Leiden University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Pieter de la Court building, Wassenaarseweg 52, room 1A20 Placebo effects are well-documented in relation to pharmacological treatments but recently placebo effects have also been investigated in relation […]

5th February 2018

Congratulations to Monica Broome, Deputy National Representative of America

Congratulations to Monica Broome, Deputy National Representative of America

Monica Broome, the US DNR has been appointed to the Global Listening Center as the Director of Health Care Communication. The Core Values of the Group are: Service : To work selflessly towards global harmony. Leadership : Promote the integrity and honesty of workers and working teams and to advance innovative collaboration. Freedom : Of […]

25th January 2018

Health Literacy Group UK

Health Literacy Group UK

1 day Conference, Riddel Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland Friday 16 February 2018 Health Literacy UK are a special interest group of the Society for Academic Primary Care who are interested in building the evidence base for health literacy. Our approach explores the impact of health literacy on people and their lives, and supports national policy […]

29th November 2017