27th Nordic Medical History Congress, 22-25 May 2019



The 27th Nordic Medical History Congress is only a month away, and we are looking forward to spending time with you during the exciting and inspiring days in Copenhagen.

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1. Program
We kindly offer you 5 keynotes, 1 panel debate, 1 book release, and 3 excursions.
Also, we welcome 34 oral presentations and 15 poster presentations in two days.

Professor Eske Willerslev from University of Copenhagen will talk about
What We Can Learn from Ancient Genomics.

Professor em. Jørgen Lange Thomsen from University of Southern Denmark will talk about
DNA Use in Forensic Medicine.

PhD Eva Åhrén, Director at Unit for Medical History and Heritage, from the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm will talk about Figuring it out: Visualizing medical subjects.

MD PhD MSc LicSc Jan Bondeson, writer of best sellers about medical history, will talk about Medical Curiosities in Old Picture Postcards.

Professor Ken Arnold from the Medical Museion in Copenhagen will moderate a panel debate with four medical museum directors about What is the Future Role for Medical Museums?

Professor em. Øivind Larsen from University of Oslo will share a selected few stories from
The Medical History Congresses from 1967 to 2019.

Please find the final program here:
An online abstract book will be circulated within a short period of time.

2. Registration  

3. Congress Fees

- Full Congress: 2.999 DKK
Including welcome reception (22 May) and two congress days (23 & 24 May).
You will have to sign-up for the social dinner and excursions separately.

- One-day Pass (Thu 23/5 or Fri 24/5): 1.599 DKK
You will have to sign-up for the social dinner and excursions separately.

- Social Dinner Fri 24 May: 399 DKK
Accompanying persons are welcome – simply buy two tickets.
We can offer you a great gourmet 3-course dinner with wine.

- 1x Excursion Thu 23 May (19:30-20:30) – free, but limited seats available:
Jens Ole Schwarz-Nielsen, Museum Guide at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, will present selected masterpieces: Diseases and Medicine in Antiquity.

- 2x Exquisite Excursions Sat 25 May (10-13) – free, but limited seats available:
a. New CPH Cholera Epidemic Special Exhibition (Nyboders Mindestuer)
b. Tour in unique collections of Thomas Bartholin and Nicolas Steno (Royal Danish Library)

4. Venue
CPH Conference - very close to DGI-Byen, Tietgensgade 65, 1704 Copenhagen V.

5. Hotels
We provide a list to inspire you:  

On behalf of the Danish Society of Medical History,
Ulrik Bak Kirk, Organizing Committee President



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