The conference will feature speakers from France, Ghana, Russia, China, Iran, Finland, and Brazil. Even if you aren't particularly interested in Shakespeare, this conference is an excellent place to learn more about translation and adaptation in general.
This conference on the history of the 1970s-1980s organization Science for the People (SftP) and its implications for science activism today brings together veteran members of the organization along with other scientists, Science and Technology Studies (STS) scholars, science activists, and students.
The 2014 Dose-Response, Preconditioning: Adaptive Responses in Biology and Medicine will explore the rapidly emerging area of Preconditioning, its biomedical implications, its dose response features and its underlying mechanisms.
A developmental trajectory describes the course of a behavior over age or time. This three day workshop aims to provide participants with the training to apply a group-based method for analyzing developmental trajectories.
Topics include an introduction to the basic two-level model for continuous outcomes, assessment of fit, checking model assumptions, single and multiparameter hypothesis testing, the extension to three-level models, and nonlinear models for binary outcomes.