14-15/09 Connected and Plastic. Porous boundaries of humans and machines in biomedical innovations
the PaSTIS Research Unit (Padova
Science Technology and Innovation Studies - University of Padova) and the STS
d’étude des sciences et des techniques - Université de Lausanne) are
pleased to invite you to participate to the joint seminar entitled
and Plastic. Porous boundaries of humans and machines in biomedical
innovations" to be held in Padova (FISPPA Department - Section of
Sociology - Via Cesarotti n. 10/12), on 14th and 15th September 2023.
The seminar will explore the different socio-technical dimensions related
to ongoing biomedical approaches to “connected” and “plastic” brains
bodies, hence to assess their implications ranging from health practices
and policies to care relationships, up to the reconfiguration of patients’
identities and care environments.
The two confirmed keynote speeches will be delivered by Ruth Müller
(University of Munich) and Ola Söderström (University of Neuchâtel).
you can find the full program.
The seminar is free of charge and the registration is now open for online
or in-person participation.
The seminar is organized with the support of the University of Padova
(Department of Philosophy, Sociology, Education and Applied Psychology) and
the University of Lausanne (Institut des Sciences Sociales), within their
ongoing privileged partnership for joint projects.
Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions to the
following email address:
All the best,
Barbara Morsello, PhD
Assistant Professor in Sociology (University of Padova | FISPPA Department
Section of Sociology)
Via Cesarotti 10/12 - 35123 Padova
Research Unit: Padova Science, Technology & Innovation Studies (University
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