Men, Health, and Wellbeing: Critical Insights Conference
July 7-8, 2014
The Men, Health, and Wellbeing: Critical Insights Conference will bring together experts from around the world who research men and masculinity in relation to health, lifestyle, consumption and well-being. It is hosted by the Centre for Men's Health at Leeds Metropolitan University, an established, world-recognized research unit.
There will be an emphasis on critical, qualitative research that draws on men's voices and priorities, including men who are marginalized in terms of social class, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity and age. The conference will be of interest to researchers, health professionals and policy makers.
Keynote speakers include:
- Raewyn Connell, The University of Sydney, Australia
- Jeff Hearn, Hanken School of Economics, Finland