Nothing in cancer makes sense except…

Nothing in cancer makes sense except…

A wonderful new article by Mel Graves is a must read now and will become a classic. Fortunately it is open access. Greaves, M. (2018). Nothing in cancer makes sense except…. BMC Biology, 16(1), 22. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12915-018-0493-8 The article begins:...

ISEMPH News & Conference Aug 1-4

The note below from ISEMPH President Stephen Stearns will be of interest to all in the Evolution and Medicine Network.      Click here to submit your abstract for the Annual Meeting. Announcing our President-Elect I would like to announce the election of our next...

New Web Resources Abound!

AskABiologist has a wonderful new keynote story on evolutionary medicine by Karla Moeller, along with a whole series of wonderful EvMedEdits on specific topics that are perfect for high school students. The site gets 30,000 visits a day. http://www.evo-ed.org/ is a...

Evolution and the Future of Medicine

This chapter by Michael Rose and collaborators appears in a new book, On Human Nature  2017, Pages 695–705.  It is full of ideas, large and small.  Rose, M. R., Rutledge, G. A., Cabral, L. G., Greer, L. F., Canfield, A. L., & Cervantes, B. G. (2017). Chapter 42 -...

Evolutionary Genetics for Mental Disorders

A new article provides a comprehensive review of this important area where an evolutionary perspective offers great promise: Keller, M. C. (2018). Evolutionary Perspectives on Genetic and Environmental Risk Factors for Psychiatric Disorders. Annual Review of Clinical...

Evolution and medicine postdoctoral research fellowship

The Center for Evolution & Medicine (CEM) at Arizona State University (ASU) invites applications for the Evolution & Medicine Research Fellowship. The Fellowship brings talented researchers with a recently awarded M.D. or Ph.D. to the ASU campus to develop and extend...

Application open for Evolutionary Medicine Summer Institute

TriCEM is now accepting applications for the Evolutionary Medicine Summer Institute (EMSI), to be held at Duke from June 3-9, 2018. The application can be found here, and is due by March 1, 2018. The workshop will introduce core evolutionary perspectives to a wide...

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