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21 Mar 2016 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Negative stereotypes of the Scottish diet: A qualitative analysis of deep-fried Mars bar references in the Scottish press
Speaker: Dr Christine Knight # Science, Technology and Innovation Studies, University of Edinburgh
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building (University of Edinburgh, George Square)
14 Mar 2016 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Co-creation in health innovation
Speaker: Prof Ellen Moors # University of Utrecht
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building (University of Edinburgh, George Square)
7 Mar 2016 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Digital Copyright Hub and the Politics of Infrastructural delegation
Speaker: Dr Gian Marco Campagnolo # Science, Technology and Innovation Studies, University of Edinburgh
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building (University of Edinburgh, George Square)
29 Feb 2016 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: New roles for medical humanities
Speaker: Dr Annamaria Carusi # University of Sheffield
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building (University of Edinburgh, George Square)
22 Feb 2016 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Pricing Risk, Governing Risk-Taking: Trust, Modelling and the Cultures of Credit Risk Evaluation in Commercial and Investment Banks
Speaker: Dr Taylor Spears # Sociology, University of Edinburgh
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building (University of Edinburgh, George Square)
15 Feb 2016 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Psychiatric innovation in the post-Prozac era
Speaker: Dr Stefan Ecks # Social Anthropology, University of Edinburgh
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building (University of Edinburgh, George Square)
8 Feb 2016 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: The local knowledge, public understanding of science and STS studies in China
Speaker: Prof Bing Liu # Tsinghua University
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building (University of Edinburgh, George Square)
1 Feb 2016 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Cuban Exceptionalism? Openings and Closures for Alternative Food Networks in the (Post)colonial Caribbean
Speaker: Dr Marisa Wilson # GeoSciences, University of Edinburgh
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building (University of Edinburgh, George Square)
25 Jan 2016 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: History on-line: The case of monoclonal antibodies
Speaker: Dr Lara Marks # King's College, London
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building (University of Edinburgh, George Square)
18 Jan 2016 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Roadmaps and Pipelines, Hurdles and Obstacles: Translational Medicine and the Bioethics Backlash
Speaker: Dr Duncan Wilson # University of Manchester
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building (University of Edinburgh, George Square)
11 Jan 2016 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Assembling the "ageing society"
Speaker: Dr Tiago Moreira # Durham University
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building (University of Edinburgh, George Square)
7 Dec 2015 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Court ceremonies electrified: technological innovation and Russian imperial power
Speaker: Dr Natalia Nikiforova # Saint-Petersburg Peter the Great Polytechnic University
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building, George Square, University of Edinburgh
30 Nov 2015 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Bureaucratic disorders: biomedical nationalism, pharmaceutical citizenship and access to drugs for rare diseases in the United Kingdom
Speaker: Dr Samuel Taylor-Alexander # Law-Mason Institute, University of Edinburgh
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building, George Square, University of Edinburgh
23 Nov 2015 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Identifying barriers for the development of the dairy supply chain in Malawi
Speaker: Dr Cesar Revoredo # Scotland's Rural College
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building, George Square, University of Edinburgh
16 Nov 2015 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Modernity and the mobility of knowledge: fundamental research in Britain's colonial laboratories after 1940
Speaker: Dr Sabine Clarke # University of York
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building, George Square, University of Edinburgh
9 Nov 2015 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Capturing skills and innovation from collaborative relationships - applying process based approach to university-industry linkages
Speaker: Dr Fumi Kitagawa # Business School, University of Edinburgh
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building, George Square, University of Edinburgh
2 Nov 2015 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: IP in plants and synthetic biology: a historical analysis of contemporary concerns
Speaker: Dr Dominic Berry # Science, Technology and Innovation Studies, University of Edinburgh
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building, George Square, University of Edinburgh
26 Oct 2015 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Confronting the metric tide: performance indicators and the social construction of science
Speaker: Prof Paul Wouters # Leiden University
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building, George Square, University of Edinburgh
19 Oct 2015 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: An anatomy of influence: science, politics and the Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution, 1970-2011
Speaker: Prof Susan Owens # University of Cambridge
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building, George Square, University of Edinburgh
12 Oct 2015 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: A history of the Hepatitis B vaccine
Speaker: Dr Farah Huzair # Science, Technology and Innovation Studies, University of Edinburgh
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building, George Square, University of Edinburgh
5 Oct 2015 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Elements for a social inquiry into capitalization
Speaker: Prof Fabian Muniesa # Mines ParisTech
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building, George Square, University of Edinburgh
28 Sep 2015 3:30pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Regenerative medicine business models: towards an indicative model and typologies
Speaker: Dr Geoffrey Banda # Science, Technology and Innovation Studies, University of Edinburgh
Staff Room, 6th floor, Crystal Macmillan Building, George Square, University of Edinburgh
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