Preliminary Programme

Showing: room U (all days)
Wed 18 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Thu 19 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Fri 20 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Sat 21 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.00 - 17.00

All days
Wednesday 18 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
U-1 HEA15 Activism around Sexual and Reproductive Health Counselling across Europe: Forms of Resistance and (De-)medicalisation from Below
Reuvensplaats 4, 201A
Networks: Health and Environment , Sexuality Chair: Wendy Kline
Organizers: Yuliya Hilevych, Agata Ignaciuk, Caroline Rusterholz Discussant: Wendy Kline
Silvia Armenteros Fuentes : Sex Therapy in Spain in the 1980s and 1990s and the Emergence of Asexual Activism
Yuliya Hilevych : From Fertility Awareness to Infertility Consciousness: the Emergence of Infertility Awareness Grassroots in Britain in Late 1970s-80s
Agata Ignaciuk : “Do not use - Love”. Sexual and Contraceptive Expertise and Anti-abortion Activism in Catholic Preparation for Marriage in Poland during Late Socialism
Caroline Rusterholz : Between Activism and Counselling, the Brook Advisory Centres and Youth Sexuality in Britain (1965-1985)



Wednesday 18 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
U-2 HEA02 ‘Primary Health Care’ in Post-War Global Health: Making and Meaning
Reuvensplaats 4, 201A
Network: Health and Environment Chairs: -
Organizer: Martin Gorsky Discussants: -
David Bannister : ´Into the Hitherto untouched Periphery’: Planning, Primary Health Care and Changing Idioms of Health Governance in Ghana, 1957-1996
Hayley Brown : The Establishment of Health Centres in New Zealand from the 1970s
John Manton : Fashioning Primary Health Care in Post-Independence Nigeria
Erica Nelson : Colombia: Searching for Health Systems in the Valle del Cauca, 1957-1978



Wednesday 18 March 2020 14.00 - 16.00
U-3 HEA03 Health Policies in the 20th Century
Reuvensplaats 4, 201A
Network: Health and Environment Chairs: -
Organizer: Enrique Perdiguero-Gil Discussants: -
Josep Lluis Barona : Nutritional Policies in Interwar Japan: an International Model
Kari Tove Elvbakken : Rockefeller and Norwegian Health Policy after WWII
Heini Hakosalo : Brittle Bonds: the Effect of Tuberculosis on the Social and Familial Fabric in 20th-century Finland
Enrique Perdiguero-Gil : Towards New Health Policies: the Role of Health Education in Spanish Health Reform (1970-1982)



Wednesday 18 March 2020 16.30 - 18.30
U-4 HEA05 Nineteenth-century Medical Periodicals as Spaces of Knowledge Circulation
Reuvensplaats 4, 201A
Network: Health and Environment Chair: Frank Huisman
Organizer: Joris Vandendriessche Discussant: Annika Berg
Jolien Gijbels : Divergent Views: Professional Etiquette and Scientific Exchange in Belgian Medical Journals (1840-1914)
Valerie Leclercq : Who do we think we are? Import, circulation and moderation of non-medical ideas about the human self in Belgian medical journals (1840-1914)
Joris Vandendriessche : Experimenting with Periodical Publishing. Spreading French Medicine through the Belgian Medical Press (1830-1860)
Kaat Wils : Hypnotism and the Transnational Circulation of Knowledge. French and Belgian Medical Journals around 1900



Thursday 19 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
U-5 HEA06 Adjustment and Modernity – Ideals of Health and Perils of Illness in the Nordic Welfare Societies
Reuvensplaats 4, 201A
Network: Health and Environment Chairs: -
Organizer: Petteri Pietikäinen Discussants: -
Eve Hyrkäs : Responsible Citizens are Healthy Citizens – the Mental Hygienic Problem of Mothers’ Ambition
Mikko Myllykangas : From the Constitutional Defects to the Pressures of Working Middle Class
Petteri Pietikäinen : Neurosis and Social (Mal)adjustment in Sweden and Finland between the 1920s and the 1950s
Mia Pohtola : Reformation of Finnish Psychiatry - An Endeavor to Demystify Finnish Psychiatry with the New DSM-III Nomenclature in the 1980s



Thursday 19 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
U-6 HEA07 The Epidemiological Transition and Occupational Health in the Late Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries
Reuvensplaats 4, 201A
Networks: Health and Environment , Social Inequality , Urban Chairs: -
Organizer: David Green Discussants: -
Helene Castenbrandt : Long Term Morbidity in Sweden in the Early Twentieth Century
Stephan Curtis : The Provision of Institutional Medicine during Stockholm’s Industrialisation (c.1870-1900)
David Green, Kathleen McIlvenna : Death after Life: Incapacity and Post-retirement Health Trajectories of Postal Workers in Late Nineteenth and Twentieth-century Britain
Nicola Shelton : Using the ONS Longitudinal Study to Investigate Historical Populations: the Case of Postal Workers



Thursday 19 March 2020 14.00 - 16.00
U-7 HEA09 Vaccination: Innovation to Resistance
Reuvensplaats 4, 201A
Network: Health and Environment Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
María-José Báguena, Rafaela Domínguez : Organization and Development of the Production of Diphtheria Serum at the Behringwerke in Germany and its presence in Spain (1918-1945)
Ida Milne : Little Picture, Big Picture: can Oral History play a Public Role in informing Parents about Vaccination Choices?
María-Isabel Porras, Pedro Luis Romera-Garrido & Maria-Victoria Caballero-Martínez : The Reappearance of Diphtheria in 2015: Historical Context and Social, Political and Scientific Responses in Spain and Castilla-La Mancha (1975-2018)
Ourania-Eleni Zachariadou, Anastasia Papadopoulou : Causes behind Parents’ Decision to not follow Medical Recommendations to Vaccinate their Children. A Violation to Children’s Rights? A Qualitative Study in Greece



Thursday 19 March 2020 16.30 - 18.30
U-8 HEA08 War, Medicine, Influenza and Mortality
Reuvensplaats 4, 201A
Network: Health and Environment Chair: Ida Milne
Organizers: - Discussant: Ida Milne
Daniel R. Curtis, Bram van Besouw : Urban Graveyards or Safe Harbors? Warfare and Civilian Mortality in the Seventeenth-Century Low Countries
Helena da Silva : Influenza among Portuguese Troops during the First World War
Jessica Dimka, Svenn-Erik Mamelund : The Impact of Disability on 1918 Influenza Outcomes
Svenn-Erik Mamelund : Time from Illness Onset to Death during the 1918-20 Influenza Pandemic: does Socioeconomic Status Matter?
Anastassiya Schacht : Bipolar Science? - Soviet Psychiatry as a Battlefield of the Cold War



Friday 20 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
U-9 REL16 Heritage and Religious Traditions
Reuvensplaats 4, 201A
Network: Religion Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Swasti Alpana : Perceiving Gender through Ritual: an Analysis of Procreation Rituals in Hindu Family
Kristýna Blechová : Material Culture of the Baptismal Rituals
Ilona Pajari : Secular Funeral Tradition in Finland as a Political Choice
Shay Rozen : Bahjí Mansion - Holy Place, Heritage Site or Museum?
Raffaella Rubino, Paolo Contini & Fabrizio Gentile : The Diffusion of Religion among Young Students of the University of Bari: a Case Study



Friday 20 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
U-10 HEA04 Experiencing Disability in Early Modern Europe
Reuvensplaats 4, 201A
Network: Health and Environment Chair: Raisa Toivo
Organizers: Jenni Kuuliala, Riikka Miettinen Discussant: Raisa Toivo
Catherine Beck : Cared for by his Messmates: Mental Disorder at Sea 1740-1820
Simon Jarrett : Decoding the ‘Idiot’ in Eighteenth-Century English Life
Jenni Kuuliala : Disability and Devotional Communities in Early Modern Italy
Riikka Miettinen : Mental Health Care in the Local Scene: Lay and Spiritual Care of the ‘Insane’ in Early Modern Sweden
Rosamund Oates : ‘Speaking in Hands’: Sign Language, Preaching and Deafness in Early Modern England



Friday 20 March 2020 14.00 - 16.00
U-11 HEA11 Environment: Networks, Protest and Activism
Reuvensplaats 4, 201A
Network: Health and Environment Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Ramón Castejón-Bolea : Let´s talk about Sex: Sex Education and Family Planning Centres in Spain (1979-1985)
Kieran Fitzpatrick : The Social Roots of Surgical Innovation: towards a Digital History of Surgical Specialisation, 1890-1920
Richard Sadler : The Legacy Costs of Racist Housing Practices and Government Indifference Toward Urban Decline on the American Rust Belt City of Flint, Michigan (USA)
Anni Turnbull, Jo Kijas : ‘I don’t want to live in a Gas Field’: Oral Histories, Environmental Protest and Museums and Libraries



Friday 20 March 2020 16.30 - 18.30
U-12 HEA10 Attitudes to Disability and Insanity
Reuvensplaats 4, 201A
Network: Health and Environment Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Lena Lennerhed, Johanna Ringarp : Disease as a Danger to Society. Epilepsy in Sweden 1930-2000
Lotta Vikström, Johan Junkka & Liselotte Eriksson & Frida Skog & Glenn Sandström : Long-term Trends of Mental Impairment and Institutionalization in the Early Swedish Welfare State (1900–1960)
Triona Waters : Darwin’s Epileptic Idiot and the District Lunatic Asylum, 1827-1887



Saturday 21 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
U-13 HEA12 Environmental Impacts on Health
Reuvensplaats 4, 201A
Network: Health and Environment Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Laura Debyser, Isabelle Devos : Did it Matter where you lived? Geographic Patterns in Cancer Mortality in Early Twentieth Century Belgium
Lena Karlsson, Erling Lundevaller & Barbara Schumann : Climate Vulnerability at the World’s End: Temperature Extremes and Neonatal Death in Northern Sweden, 1860-1900
Ritva Kylli : “A Matter of Life and Death” – Arctic Environment and Indigenous Knowledge in 19th Century Finnish Lapland
Keisuke Moriya, Kenichi Tomobe & Emiko Higami : Mining Pollution and Infant Health in Modern Japan: from Village/town Statistics of Infant Mortality



Saturday 21 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
U-14 HEA13 Counting and Measuring the People
Reuvensplaats 4, 201A
Network: Health and Environment Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Margaret Andersen : "Recuperating" Births for France: Fertility Medicine and Demography in Interwar France
Niels van den Berg, Mar Rodríguez-Girondo & Ingrid K van Dijk & Rick J. Mourits & Kees Mandemakers & Angelique A.P.O. Janssens & Marian Beekman & P. Eline Slagboom : Longevity in Three-generational Family Data: Strong Survival Advantage with Each Additional Family Member belonging to the Top 10% Survivors
Maria Wisselgren, Lotta Vikström : Authorities’ Approach to Measure Prevalence of Disability in Swedish Populations 1860-1930: (In)consistencies across Time?
Marsha Wubbels : Living in a Pair of Scales: Bodily Health and Weight-Watching in Eighteenth-Century England


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