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13:00 - 14:00 2 June 2010

Medicine Across Asia - What makes Chinese medicine effective: coherence, signification and evidence


Fifth floor lecture theatre | Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL (link Map)
183 Euston Road | London | NW1 2BE | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Open

Speaker information

Dr Volker Scheid, University of Westminster

This series brings together leading scholars and research students of Asian medicine who have taken their work beyond the boundaries of region, language and intellectual discipline. They will address either those systems or traditions that survive into the modern/ contemporary period and/or place a greater emphasis on methodological challenges. Speakers will concentrate on the particular issues that arise in studying Asian living traditions, as well as reflecting on the twentieth-century historiography of Asian this instance, mainly Chinese Medicine.


Carol Bowen
+44 (0)20 7679 8163 | c.bowen@ucl.ac.uk


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