Welcome to the website for the Health and the media symposium hosted by the Media Futures Research Centre at Bath Spa University.
This one day symposium will include a keynote talk from Professor Jenny Kitzinger (Cardiff University) and over twenty papers by speakers from the UK, Spain, Finland, Germany, Italy, Canada, and Australia. Panels include ‘Public Health’; ‘News and Journalism’; ‘Science and Society’; ‘Stigma’; ‘AIDS coverage’; and ‘End of Life’.
Please see programme page for latest programme (March 2011).
The CFP is now closed (Friday 25th February 2011).
Deadline for registration Friday 1st July 2011.
The symposium will be held on Thursday 21st July 2011 at Corsham Court (the University’s Centre for Research, Postgraduate Studies and Continuing Professional Development).