Posted on 21 February 2018
Professor Sanjoy Bhattacharya has accepted an invitation to be part of the Scientific Committee entrusted with the task of evaluating the papers submitted to the IIIrd Luso-Brazilian Meeting on the History of Tropical Medicine, and in preparing the final event programme.
The Meeting will take place in Manaus, the capital city of Amazonas State, Brazil, in 5-8 November 2018, and will run in conjunction with the 23rd Congress of the Brazilian Society for the History of Medicine.
The first two editions of the Meeting, sponsored by Fundação Oswaldo Cruz and Universidade Nova de Lisboa, occurred in Lisbon in 2012 and 2015.
Professor Bhattacharya’s appointment represents the latest link in what has become a longstanding, productive collaboration between academics in FIOCRUZ and CGHH.