Month: August 2017

Next ESRC Encountering Corpses Seminar “Medical Encounters with the Corpse: Managing Social Identities and Emotional Labour”, Hull, Thursday 9th November 2017

Please note that this event is free to attend but does require registration – **further information will follow about ticketing and registration – please watch this space!**

Next ESRC Encountering Corpses Seminar

Provisional programme 

“Medical Encounters with the Corpse: Managing Social Identities and Emotional Labour”

9.30am – 4pm, Thursday 9th November 2017, Allam Medical Building, University of Hull, Hull York Medical School (HYMS)

 

Introduction –  Dean of HYMS Medical School, Dr Julie Seymour and Dr Trish Green, Prof. Craig Young

A themed session on the donated body in medical schools including talks by the mortuary manager, an anatomy lecturer and HTA designated individual, a  doctoral project, and Masters students on their experience in the anatomy lab, plus further research on social media responses to a documentary on donation.

Followed by a pre-lunch discussion session.

 

Lunch

 

Kate Reed/Julie Ellis (Uni of Sheffield) on the MRI imaging of neonates project

Louis Bailey (HYMS) on social identity of the transgender corpse in end of life planning and post-death

More discussion

 

End

 

19.30-22.00  City of Culture poetry and performance event

Encountering Corpses blog and project site:

https://encounteringcorpses.wordpress.com

Professor Craig Young,
Professor of Human Geography.

Deputy Director, MMU Research Centre for Applied Social Sciences (RCASS).

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Manchester Metropolitan University, School of Science and the Environment, Division of Geography and Environmental Management, John Dalton Building, Chester St., Manchester M1 5GD, UK.

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Phone: +44-161-247-6198.

Staff webpages: http://www.egs.mmu.ac.uk/young.htm

Encountering Corpses blog and project site:

https://encounteringcorpses.wordpress.com

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