And… it’s out! Programme of the 2018 Postgraduate Bioethics Conference hosted by Department of Global Health & Social Medicine July 23rd -24th

We are delighted to announce the programme of the 2018 Postgraduate Bioethics Conference (PGBC), hosted by the Department of Global Health & Social Medicine at King’s College London. The event will be held on the 23rd and 24th of July, 2018, at King’s College London’s Strand and Waterloo Campuses . The PGBC is a two-day annual conference where Master’s and PhD students meet and share their bioethics research, as […]

Report of 3rd Annual Culture Medicine & Power Writing Retreat

Blog post by Tara Mahfoud The Culture Medicine & Power research group held its 3rd annual writing retreat on 19-20 January in Walberswick on the Suffolk Coast of England. The goal of the retreat is to inspire creativity and confidence in academic writing, focusing on creating a supportive environment where CMP members can generate new […]

“Applying for a PhD: What I said and what I wish I had said” – blog post by Giulia Cavaliere

Blog post by Giulia Cavaliere, Wellcome Trust PhD Candidate, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, King’s College London. A few weeks ago I was asked to take part in a workshop on the topic: applying for a PhD. This workshop was organised for our postgraduate students by a colleague from the Department of Global Health […]

Giulia Cavaliere awarded 2018 Dan David Prize Scholarship Award in Bioethics

The Department of Global Health & Social Medicine has reason to celebrate: Giulia Cavaliere, a Wellcome-Trust funded PhD student at the department, was awarded a 2018 Dan David Prize Scholarship Award in Bioethics. The Dan David Prize Scholarship is a competitive international award endowed by the Tel Aviv-based Dan David Foundation. Each year, ten scholarships […]

The Department of Global Health & Social Medicine is hosting the 2018 Postgraduate Bioethics Conference – July 23rd-24th, King’s College London. Call for Abstracts now open!

We are truly delighted to announce that the 2018 Postgraduate Bioethics Conference will be hosted by the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at King’s College London. The event will be held on 23 and 24 July, 2018, at King’s College London’s Strand and Waterloo Campuses (situated in central London). The PGBC is a two-day annual conference […]

Students here’s an opportunity to have your voice heard – The 2018 National Student Survey (NSS) is now open!

The National Student Survey (NSS) is now open and will close on Monday 30 April 2018. The Department of Global Health and Social Medicine invites all 3rd year undergraduate students to take part in the survey, which takes about 5 minutes to complete and can be accessed by visiting www.thestudentsurvey.com. The NSS offers undergraduates in their final […]

*CANCELLED* March 20th seminar with Professor Christoph Rehmann-Sutter “Human germline gene editing as embodied intergenerational practice”

Due to the UCU strike on 20 March 2018, we regret to inform you that the seminar with Professor Christoph Rehmann-Sutter has been cancelled.

Calling all junior and senior bioethicists! Abstracts wanted for IME 2018 Summer Conference Oxford June 19-20th

The Institute of Medical Ethics invites abstracts for its forthcoming conference in Oxford 19th and 20th June 2018. The conference is a two-day event, designed to give opportunities for academics, clinicians and students involved in biomedical ethics research and the medical humanities to present their current work. The conference organisers welcome submissions from a range of disciplines relevant to bioethics, including medical ethics, medicine, […]