PhD Studentships

NWDTC ESRC PhD Human Geography CASE Studentship: Proximities of Care: Exploring the spatial relations of voluntary and technological support for those living with dementia

The University of Liverpool and North West Doctoral Training Centre (NWDTC) invite invitations from suitably qualified students for the following fully funded ESRC CASE PhD studentship. This studentship is a collaboration between the Universities of Liverpool and Lancaster and PSS. The overall aim of this studentship is to explore the Read more…

Seminars and Lectures

Life-writing at the limits: dementia in contemporary autobiographies and life-writing projects – Rebecca Bitenc (Seminar, Durham, 13 February 2013)

Life-writing at the limits: dementia in contemporary autobiographies and life-writing projects Rebecca Bitenc An Inventions of the Text seminar Wednesday, 13th February 2013 5:30 – 7:00 pm Department of English Studies, Hallgarth House Seminar Room, Durham University Dementia, due to world-wide increasing incidence rates, has come to the fore of Read more…

Seminars and Lectures

Medical Humanities Seminars at Newcastle University’s Policy, Ethics and Life Sciences Research Institute

Marian Verkerk, University of Groningen Palliative sedation and euthanasia in the Netherlands 13th February 2013, 1–2 pm Seminar Room, 4th Floor Claremont Bridge Building, Newcastle University In this talk Professor Verkerk will draw upon her experience as  the Chair of the Royal Medical Association of the Committee Palliative Sedation and Read more…

Centre for Medical Humanities