The 27th Nordic Medical History Congress

22 maj 2019 kl. 18:00 - 25 maj 2019 kl. 14:00

CPH Conference (DGI-Byen), Tietgensgade 65, 1704 København

The 27th Nordic Medical History Congress
22-25 May 2019, DGI-Byen in Copenhagen

The main purpose is to bring scholars, curators, clinicians, and students within the (Nordic) history of medicine together to present and discuss new developments and experiences. A broad spectrum of topics will be presented both as keynote talks and parallel sessions. Naturally, the program will also offer other events, excursions and a social dinner. 

- Venue -
DGI-Byen (CPH Conference),Tietgensgade 65, 1704 CPH V - only 150 meters away from Copenhagen Central Station.

- Accommodation -

The Organizing Committee will prepare a list of hotels close to DGI-Byen (CPH Conference). This will be declared to participants by e-mail, including reduced rates, upon registration. 

- Registration Fees -

  • Full Congress: 2.999 DKK
    Including welcome reception (22 May) and two congress days (23 & 24 May).
    You will have to sign-up for the social dinner and excursions separately. 

  • (PhD) Student Delegate: 1.599 DKK
    Including welcome reception (22 May) and two congress days (23 & 24 May).
    You will have to sign-up for the social dinner and excursions separately. 

  • One-day Pass (Thu 23/5): 1.599 DKK 
    You will have to sign-up for the social dinner and excursions separately. 

  • One-day Pass (Fri 24/5): 1.599 DKK 
    You will have to sign-up for the social dinner and excursions separately. 

  • 1x Social Dinner Ticket (Fri 24 May): 399 DKK
    Accompanying persons are most welcome - simply buy two tickets.
    We offer a great gourmet 3-course dinner with wine.

  • 1x Exquisite Excursion Ticket (Thu 23 May, 19:30-20:30): 99 DKK
    Jens Ole Schwarz-Nielsen, Museum Guide at Ny Carlsberg Glyptoteket, will present selected masterpieces: 
    Diseases and Medicine in Antiquity. Only 30 participants - first come, first served!

  • 1x Exquisite Excursion Ticket (Sat 25 May, 10-13): 199 DKK
    Excursions listed below are to be confirmed - more information about the excursions upon registration:
    a) The Life and Story of Vilhelm Møller-Christensen (The Abby Ruins and Museum)
    b) New CPH Cholera Epidemic Special Exhibition (Nyboders Mindestuer)
    c) (Medical Museion)
    d) Guided Tour in the Collections of Thomas Bartholin and Nicolas Steno (The Royal Danish Library)

    - Congress Website -
    The Congress web site will be accessible at: http://www.dmhs1917.dk/nmhc2019/
    Updated information about the Congress will be provided in this dedicated platform.

    We look forward to your participation in this hopefully exciting and inspiring event and we would love to see you as our guest in Copenhagen.

    In case of requesting further information, please contact us by using: dmhs.1917@gmail.com.

    On behalf of the Danish Society of Medical History, 
    Ulrik Bak Kirk, Organizing Committee President

    Full Congress

    DKK 2.999,00

    (PhD) Student Delegate

    DKK 1.599,00

    One-day Pass (Thu 23/5)

    DKK 1.599,00

    One-day Pass (Fri 24/5)

    DKK 1.599,00

    1x Social Dinner Voucher (Fri 24 May)

    DKK 399,00

    Excursion, Glyptoteket (Thu 23 May)

    DKK 99,00

    Exquisite Excursion (Sat 25 May)

    DKK 199,00

    Professor Eske Willerslev

    DNA Use in the Mapping of Early Human Migrations

    Professor em. Jørgen Lange Thomsen

    DNA Use in Forensic Medicine

    PhD Eva Åhrén

    Picturing Health and Sickness

    MD PhD MSc LicSc Jan Bondeson

    Medical Curiosities in Old Picture Postcards

    Professor em. Øivind Larsen

    Medical History Congresses 1967-2019