Appel à communications:
History of Women’s Health Conference
(18th Century to the Present)
April 17, 2013
Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia
The Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, will host its eighth annual History of Women’s Health Conference on Wednesday, April 17, 2013. We invite interested persons to send a one to two page proposal or abstract of your topic by Friday, November 2, 2012 for consideration. The History of Women’s Health Conference focuses on areas of women’s health from the 18th century to the present. This conference encourages interdisciplinary work. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, obstetrics and gynecology (fertility, infertility, birth control methods, menopause), adolescence (health, cultural influences, body image, puberty, eating disorders), mental health topics, aging concerns, women’s health as consumer health, the female as conveyed in popular culture, overall women’s health, access to health care, minority health, nursing, midwifery, female healers, and more.