Final Days!

Final Days!

March 31 is the last day to submit nominations for the $5000 Omenn prize for the best article on evolution and medicine or public health in any journal. Nominate yours...or someone else...today! The winner also gets a trip to Zurich to present a paper at the Fifth...

Excess energy and Cancer

Energy oversupply to tissues: a single mechanism possibly underlying multiple cancer risk factors  Daniel J WuAthena AktipisJohn W PepperEvolution, Medicine, and Public Health, Volume 2019, Issue 1, 2019, Pages 9–16, https://doi.org/10.1093/emph/eoz004Published: 21...

Williams Prize for 2018 Winner Announced

The International Society for Evolution, Medicine and Public Health is proud to announce the award of the $5000 George C. Williams Prize for 2018 to "Is antagonistic pleiotropy ubiquitous in aging biology?”  by Steven Austad and Jessica Hoffman. The Prize...

TriCEM Evolutionary Medicine Summer Institute

We are excited to announce that we are now accepting applications for the 2019 Evolutionary Medicine Summer Institute (EMSI) May 20-24. The goal of EMSI is to introduce core evolutionary concepts to a wide range of topics in human health and disease, including public...

Gilbert Omenn Prize Accepting Nominations now until March 31

Nominations are open now for the 2018 Omenn Prize, to be awarded at the 2019 ISEMPH Meeting in Zurich. The submission deadline is March 31, 2019 The International Society for Evolution, Medicine & Public Health invites nominations for the Omenn Prize of $5000 for...

New book by Randy Nesse

Good Reasons for Bad Feelings: Insights from the Frontier of Evolutionary Psychiatry was published on Darwin Day by Dutton (Penguin Random House) Book Website  Full Information Advance Praise Reviews TOC Buy on Amazon About the book Slow progress in finding causes and...

ISEMPH 2019 in Zurich

Abstract submission and registration are now open for the 5th annual meeting of the International Society of Evolution, Medicine and Public Health August 13-16 in  Zurich, Switzerland. ISEMPH 2019 is profoundly interdisciplinary and emphasizes the multiple interfaces...