NORTH WEST MEDICAL SOCIOLOGY INAUGURAL CONFERENCE
Monday 4th July 2011 – 1.15pm to 5pm
UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER (Health Sciences Group – Primary Care) Seminar Rooms 1&2, 5th Floor Williamson Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL
This event is free but booking is essential. For full details and to register please visit the web site.
1.15 Introduction: Donna Bramwell, University of Manchester
1.30 Keynote Speaker: Dr Sarah Nettleton, University of York. “ Is there a distinctive medical sociology in the UK? Traditions, tensions, and opportunities.”
2.30 Paper Session: Dr Petra Nordqvist, University of Manchester, “Sharing sensitive information: Negotiating family relationships in the context of assisted conception and non-genetic kinship.” Dr Denise Hinton, University of Liverpool, “Delivering secondhand smoke advice in a children’s hospital: clinicians and parents’ perspectives.” Katie Willocks, Lancaster University, “Blurry boundaries in birthing care: establishing the source of role ambiguity.”
3.30 Coffee Break
3.50 Workshop: Building Medical Sociology links in the North West & moving forward!
4.50 Closing remarks
5.00 Informal drinks reception