Causing Health and Disease:
Medical Powers in Classical and Late Antiquity
21–22 September 2012
Corpus Christi College
Invited Speakers and Titles:
Philip van der Eijk (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)
Jim Hankinson (University of Texas at Austin)
Brooke Holmes (Princeton University)
Elisabeth Hsu (University of Oxford)
Geoffrey Lloyd (University of Cambridge)
Roberto Lo Presti (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)
Hans-Georg Moeller (University College Cork)
Tiberiu Popa (Butler University)
Irini Viltanioti (FRS-FNRS, Université Libre de Bruxelles / University of Oxford)
`Medical Instruments in the National Archaeological Museum of Athens'
Barbara Zipser (Royal Holloway University of London)
The conference schedule is here.
Some information for visitors to Oxford is here.
Registration fee: £10, but free for students.
Graduate students seeking assistance with the costs of attending this conference may wish to apply here. The Thomas Wiedemann Memorial Fund notes that its `trustees are particularly keen to support attendance by individuals or groups at seminars or conferences.'
This conference is generously supported by the Oxford Centre for Late Antiquity, and organised by Anna Marmodoro, Irini-Fotini Viltanioti and Brian Prince.