Travel Support for Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Human Health and Disease Conference

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1TRiCEM is announcing travel support for the Evolutionary Medicine Conference: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Human Health and Disease (July 30 – August 1, 2015) at the Institute of Evolutionary Medicine (IEM, University of Zurich, Switzerland.

This international conference will bring together distinguished keynote speakers as well as experts from different research areas (including medicine, anthropology, molecular/evolutionary biology, paleopathology, archaeology, epidemiology, and other fields) to debate the evolutionary origins of diseases and on how the knowledge of the past informs the present and the future. Furthermore, the specific implications of interdisciplinary research in the understanding and management of human health issues will be addressed.

More information about the conference is available here:

Travel funding is available from the National Evolutionary Synthesis Center (NESCent) and the Triangle Center for Evolutionary Medicine (TriCEM) to support Triangle Scholars to attend.

Please note: Registration for the meeting is a separate process, available at the conference webpage

Application URL:

Submission Deadline: May 1, 2015
Notification: May 15, 2015