Upcoming Seminars & Events


All lectures take place at 3647 Peel Street from 4:30 pm-6:00 pm, Don Bates Seminar Room 101 unless noted otherwise.

Please note that seminar times MAY VARY, so be sure to check each individual listing carefully!

Seminars and Events - Fall 2018

Wednesday, September 12
Omar DewachiAmerican University of Beirut
Co-sponsored with Institute for the Study of International Development

Iraqibacter: Ecologies of War and an Anthropology of Wounding




September 20-22
Leprosy and the Leper Conference




Wednesday, September 26
Ellen Amster, McMaster University

The Body and the Body Politic in the Middle East and North Africa: Healing, History, and Biomedicine






October 11-12
Abortion Beyond Bounds: Self-Management and the Circulations of Knowledge, Technology and Care



Wednesday, October 17

Rob Boddice, Freie Universität Berlin

Laboratory humanity: the Defense of Medical Research in the United States, 1908-1914



Wednesday, October 31
Ulf Schmidt, University of Kent
Co-sponsored with the Biomedical Ethics Unit

Wednesday, November 7
Osler Lectureship

Wednesday, November 21
Anna Roethe, Humboldt-Universitat zu Berlin

Wednesday, December 5
Elizabeth Roberts, University of Michigan

Would you like us to add your name to our seminar list? E-mail us at ssom [at] mcgill.ca

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