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IAS Friends and Fellows Coffee Morning

On Friday 24th November we will be hosting an IAS Friends and Fellows Coffee Morning, where we will be joined by all Fellows at the end of a week of activity under the IAS Annual Theme Gestation: Bodies, Technologies, Ecologies, Justice - Dr Isabela de Oliveira DornelasProfessor Mary E. FissellProfessor Hideyasu Shimadzu & Professor Holly Thorpe,

Please feel free to book using the button below, to come along and join us for an informal in-person gathering at International House with coffee and cakes to meet our Fellows.

Dr Isabela de Oliveira Dornelas (Max Planck Institute for the History of Science)

Isabela de Oliveira Dornelas is a Postdoctoral Fellow in Department III. Dornelas's research interests include reproduction, gender, technology, postcolonialism, and animal/human interaction. She holds a Master's (2016–2018) and a PhD (2018–2022) in History from the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG) in Brazil.

Professor Mary E. Fissell (Johns Hopkins University)

Mary Fissell is professor of the history of medicine at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD. Her scholarly interests include the histories of reproduction, sex and gender, the history of the patient, and the history of the book. She is currently writing a book on the very long history of abortion.

Professor Hideyasu Shimadzu (Kitasato University)

Hideyasu Shimadzu is a Professor of Data Science and leading the Data Modelling group with the Department of Data Science at Kitasato University, Japan. He obtained his MSc and PhD degrees from Keio University, Japan. Previously he worked for Loughborough University, the University of St Andrews and Australian Government Geoscience Australia.

Professor Holly Thorpe (University of Waikato)

Holly Thorpe is a Professor of Sport and Gender in Te Huataki Waiora / School of Health at the University of Waikato. An award-winning sociologist of sport, physical culture and gender, she is a recipient of both Fulbright and Leverhulme Fellowships.

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