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#UCLfacesRACE, Conversation 2: Why is my curriculum white?

Film + discussion. 13:00–15:30, 11 November 2014, G07 Pearson Building. More...

Published: Oct 15, 2014 10:51:41 PM

Emetic remedies in Japanese Koiho 古方 medicine

A talk by Professor Tateno Masami, Nihon University, Monday 27 October 2014, 6.30pm, Astor College LG18 (please note changed venue).
Kan, To and Ge (perspiration, emesis, purgation) were the three main therapeutic techniques of the Koiho (Old Medicine) School of the Edo Era. In this talk, Professor Tateno will discuss Toho (emetic remedies), and explore how this technique embodied a distinctive medical philosophy.
Free registration on Eventbrite: More...

Published: Oct 12, 2014 2:17:54 PM

#UCLfacesRACE: Eugenics@UCL

Friday 10 October 2014, 6–9pm, Galton LT

Includes a talk by CCHH Director Vivienne Lo on ‘Nurturing Chinese students’ and short films by members of UCL. More...

Published: Oct 10, 2014 2:04:00 PM

Come and join the China-Taiwan cross-straits debate!

Monday 23 June, 2–3.30pm, Room 105, 24 Gordon Square, UCL
The debate will bring together established academics and UCL graduate students to explore contemporary Taiwan-China relations in the light of the recent Sunflower protest movement (太阳花学运).

Published: Jun 10, 2014 3:48:29 PM

UK première – Sauna on the Moon (Chang’e 嫦娥), dir. Zou Peng 邹鹏, China 2011

This Thursday, 29 May 2014, 6.30–8.30pm. Roberts G06, Sir Ambrose Fleming Lecture Theatre.

Published: May 26, 2014 3:04:08 PM

HISTGC01 Core Course Timetable and Lecturers

HISTGC01, An Interdisciplinary Approach to China: Health and Humanity (2013)

Tuesdays 24pm, various venues


Lecturer Title Location
Week 1
Tues 30 Sept
Vivienne Lo Orientation: History of Medicine in China
Room G09, 1618 Gordon Square
Week 2
Tues 7 Oct
Benny Dembitzer
Sleepwalking into Global Famine Room G09, 1618 Gordon Square
Week 3
Tues 14 Oct
Aaron Parkhurst Anthropology and Health  Room 128, 14 Taviton St (Anthropology building)
Week 4
Tues 21 Oct
Jonathan Holmes Climate and Society over Recent Millennia
Room B1.06, Cruciform building
Week 5
Tues 28 Oct
CJ Lim
Sustainable Cities Room 128, 14 Taviton St (Anthropology building)
3–7 Nov Reading Week    
Week 6
Tues 11 Nov
Hugh Montgomery Climate Change Room 128, 14 Taviton St (Anthropology building)
Week 7
Tues 18 Nov
Vivienne Bradwell Emerging Issues in Law and Health Room 128, 14 Taviton St (Anthropology building)
Week 8
Tues 25 Nov
Jackie Morris Understanding Frailty Room 113, Foster Court
Week 9
Tues 2 Dec
Therese Hesketh Population Health Room 128, 14 Taviton St (Anthropology building)
Week 10
Tues 9 Dec
Therese Hesketh Health Systems Room 128, 14 Taviton St (Anthropology building)

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