CALL FOR PAPERS: Symposium on Women, Gender and Health in South Asia


We are inviting submission of abstracts for an inter-disciplinary symposium at the University of Oxford to explore the implications of gender on healthcare in South Asia. Addressing the biomedical, historical, socio-economic, and political dimensions of this topic, the symposium will serve as an exchange of knowledge and skills between researchers and practitioners working at the intersection of gender and health. We invite participation from across disciplines, both within the UK and on the Indian subcontinent.

Session Themes:
1. Reproductive health, non-communicable diseases, and beyond
2. Mental health and stigma
3. Gender as a socio-political determinant of health

To register your interest or to submit an abstract (300 words) please follow the link below.

Deadline for submissions: Tuesday 11 April 2023

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This hybrid symposium will take place on Wednesday 14 June at the Oxford Martin School and Online.

For any enquiries email