20th Biennial ESHMS conference 2024: Intersectionality & Inclusion in Health

Join us in Antwerp for a sociological dialogue on intersectionality and inclusion in health, Tuesday 2nd July to Friday 5th July, 2024.

We are delighted to extend a warm and hearty welcome to each of you as we gather for the 20th Conference of the European Society for Health and Medical Sociology at the University of Antwerp. This significant milestone marks two decades of rigorous exploration and collaboration in the field of medical sociology. It is an honor to host such a distinguished group of scholars and researchers who have dedicated their expertise to the understanding of the intricate dynamics between health, society, and medicine. During the conference, we anticipate engaging discussions, insightful presentations, and invaluable networking opportunities that will undoubtedly contribute to the ongoing advancement of our field. We look forward to the knowledge exchange and intellectual growth that this conference promises to foster. Once again, welcome to the University of Antwerp, where we embark on this exciting journey of discovery and learning together. 

Sarah Van de Velde, Veerle Buffel, and Nina Van Eekert

Call for abstracts

We invite submissions for the upcoming ESHMS 2024 conference focusing on health & medical sociology, particularly emphasizing the theme “Intersectionality & Inclusion in Health.” Research in related domains is also welcomed.

Submission is by January 31, 2024, via the online portal.

Submissions should consist of an extended abstract containing 500-800 words. Further details are available here: ESHMS 2024 Call for Abstracts.