History of Medicine Workshop (7 March 2016)

We are going to have a workshop on history of medicine on 7 March at Hiyosh Campus of Keio University.  Six papers will be presented by students and young scholars who attended the graduate seminars.  Some other scholars and students will also attend.  Please feel free to come and join the discussion!    



  History of Medicine Workshop (7 March 2016)
DATE: Monday, 7 March 2016
VENUE: Chukaigishitsu, on the 2nd floor of Raiosha in Hiyoshi Campus (慶応大学日吉キャンパス 来往舎2F中会議室)
SESSION 1: Mental Health
9:30-10:30 Rie Yamada (Ph.D. Student, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, The University of Tokyo)
“The Family Movement on Mental Health Issues: From the 1960s to the 1990s in Japan”
10:40-11:40 Eri Nakamura, Ph.D.
“‘Invisible’ War Trauma in Japan: Medicine, Society and Military Psychiatric Casualties" 
11:40-12:40 Lunch break
SESSION 2: Maternal and Child Body 
12:40-13:40 Akiko Kawasaki, PhD (Associate Professor, Department of English and American Literature, Komazawa University)
“The Hospital Experience in Margaret Drabble’s The Millstone
13:50-14:50 Sayaka Mihara, MD (Ph.D. Student in Sociology, Graduate School of Human Relations, Keio University)
“Giving Birth in Modernising Japan: Evidence from the Takinogawa Health Survey”
15:00-16:00 Keio Daidoji, PhD
“'Picky Eaters’ in Modernising Japan: the Effects of Improper Diet on Children’s Ill Health from the Eighteenth to Early Twentieth Century”
16:10-17:10 Megumi Komata (Master Course Student, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, The University of Tokyo)
“The Genesis of the 2009 Revision of the Organ Transplantation Law in Japan: An Investigation through Five Interviews”