While on sabbatical this year, Stephen Pemberton, associate professor in the federated department of history, has been speaking at conferences in Europe.
On Sept. 20 Dr. Pemberton spoke a conference called “Animal Models, Model Animals? Meanings and Practices in the History of Biomedical Sciences,” which was held at the Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of Manchester in Manchester, England. Pemberton spoke on the topic of “The Exemplary Career of the Canine Hemophiliac.”
On October 5 Pemberton spoke at the Institute and Museum of the History of Medicine at the University of Zurich. The conference was entitled “Is this the End? The Eclipse of the Therapeutic Revolution.” Dr. Pemberton’s talk was entitled “Generations of Clotting Factor: Remaking the ‘Therapeutic Revolution’ for Interminable Bleeding.”