13.-15. Juni 2019, Manchester (GB)
Call: Healthcare disparities: Disruptive healthcare technologies and the patient A conference in association with the School of Law, University of Manchester and the School of Law, Queen Mary, University of London
Date: Thursday 13 - Saturday 15 June 2019
Venue: Schuster Building, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PY
The question of health inequalities worldwide has become increasingly significant and there is now a wide range of active researchers from a variety of disciplines working in this field. This conference is intended to bring these people together for the first meeting of what is hoped will be an ongoing global academic network.
The conference is sponsored by the Hallsworth Endowment and the School of Law at the University of Manchester. Collaborative institutional support is provided by Queen Mary, University of London with further support from the European Association of Health Law and the World Association of Medical Law.
The conference will combine keynote and breakout sessions.
Confirmed plenary speakers
Professor Nicolas Terry (Professor of Law, University of Indiana, USA)
Professor Ian Freckleton (Professor of Law, Melbourne Law School, Australia)
Professor Tamara Hervey (Jean Monnet Professor of European Union Law, University of Sheffield, UK)
Professor Mette Hartley (University of Copenhagan, Denmark)Professor Richard Ashcroft (Queen Mary, University of London)
Pre-conference PGR workshop for postgraduate students: Wednesday 12th June 2019.
Details about this event are available from Ajmal Mubarik (ajmal.mubarik(at)postgrad.manchester.ac.uk ).
Abstract submission: 31st January 2019 Poster submission: 1st May 2019
For more information visit www.law.manchester.ac.uk/connect/events/healthcare-disparities/ Attendance prices Cost: £200 Early bird registration: £175 (early bird registration closes on 1 April 2019) Concessions: PGRs/ECRs/Members of WAML and EAHL - £150 The conference dinner will be held at Christies Bistro, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, M13 9PL on Friday 14th June 2019. This is not included in the conference fee. A wine reception, included in the conference fee, will be held in the Schuster Building, University of Manchester on Thursday 13th June 2019 from 7pm - 9pm.