Anthropology of Health position at Baylor

Anthropology of Health position at Baylor

Assistant Professor in Human Genetics The Department of Anthropology within the College of Arts & Sciences at Baylor University is accepting applications for an assistant professor (tenure-track).  This position is open to applicants with research and...

Discounted Registration ends soon!

The International Society of Evolution, Medicine and Public Health will hold it 5th annual meeting August 13-16 in  Zurich, Switzerland. All 134 presentations are now posted with abstracts. Register now to get the discounted rate. ISEMPH 2019 is profoundly...

New Lancet article on Microbial Evolutionary Medicine

A new Lancet article provides a very interesting overview of evolutionary approaches to microbial effects on human health, positive as well as negative. It is available free to those who register on The Lancet website. Abstract: Medicine and clinical microbiology have...

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...

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,...