[lg policy] Re: lgpolicy-list Digest, Vol 108, Issue 3

Tom Martin kennedyper at aol.com
Tue Apr 3 12:05:15 EDT 2018


Hi Hal,
How are you doing?
What is your mailing address again? I have an article for you.
Hope all is well and you all are enjoying the Flyers run !!
Tom



Tom Martin 

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Today's Topics:

   1. Acht Na Gaeilge backed by majority of Councillors Colr. Kevin
      Campbell (left) pictured with colleagues calling for the Acht na
      Gaelige. Read more at:
 https://www.derryjournal.com/news/acht-na-gaeilge-backed-by-majority-of-councillors-1-8443183
 (Harold Schiffman)
   2. [Final reminder] Call for Papers: 2018 HCALM Conference on
      Ethical and Policy Issues in Language and Health   (Yael Peled)


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Subject: [lg policy] Acht Na Gaeilge backed by majority of Councillors
	Colr. Kevin Campbell (left) pictured with colleagues calling for the
	Acht na Gaelige. Read more at:
	https://www.derryjournal.com/news/acht-na-gaeilge-backed-by-majority-of-councillors-1-8443183
	
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 Acht Na Gaeilge backed by majority of Councillors Colr. Kevin Campbell
(left) pictured with colleagues calling for the Acht na Gaelige.

Read more at:
https://www.derryjournal.com/news/acht-na-gaeilge-backed-by-majority-of-councillors-1-8443183


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 Harold F. Schiffman

Professor Emeritus of
 Dravidian Linguistics and Culture
Dept. of South Asia Studies
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6305

Phone:  (215) 898-7475
Fax:  (215) 573-2138

Email:  haroldfs at gmail.com
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Subject: [lg policy] [Final reminder] Call for Papers: 2018 HCALM
	Conference on Ethical and Policy Issues in Language and Health  
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Call for Papers

Language and Health ��� Ethical and Policy Issues (with special focus on measurement and measurability)

September 6-7, 2018
Ho��tel de l'ITHQ, Montreal (3535 Rue Saint-Denis)


For almost a decade, Health Canada has been funding important and innovative research on linguistic issues in healthcare provision, through HCALM (Health Care Access for Linguistic Minorities) Network ��� an interdisciplinary and interinstitutional community of researchers. The project comprises the research capacity of the larger Training and Retention of Health Professionals Project (TRHP), based at the Institute for Health and Social Policy at McGill University.

The HCALM network now invites submissions for its 2018 annual conference on the topic of ���language and health ��� ethical and policy issues���. Language and health are interrelated in myriad ways, ranging from issues of physical and mental healthcare provision in multilingual societies, to health literacy and communication among patients, practitioners and policymakers, and to discourses of health and wellbeing. In accordance with the strong interdisciplinary nature of HCALM���s community of researchers, the conference welcomes submissions which bring together theories, frameworks, concepts and methods from a broad range of disciplines in the medical sciences, social sciences and the humanities. Similarly, it invites submissions that address the significant ethical and policy issues at the interface of public health and language (including sign language) policy, broadly interpreted.

Plenary speakers:

- Mark Fettes (Education, Simon Fraser University)

- Eran Tal (Philosophy, McGill)


One of the two days of the conference will be dedicated specifically to the topic of measurement and measurability in the context of language and health. The topic is broadly construed, and eligible papers may consider it from a variety of theoretical, conceptual and methodological perspectives. Relevant papers may explore, for example, the utility and limits of quantitative and qualitative approaches to healthcare; objective and subjective measurement of well-being; global health and traditional knowledge; and policy implications of health measurement. The list is suggestive rather than exhaustive, and the convenors welcome papers that explore any pertinent issues relating to the topic.

The primary language of the conference is English, but English-French and English-ASL interpretation will be provided if and as required.

Abstracts (app. 300 words) should be sent to Daniel Weinstock and Yael Peled (hcalm-network.ihsp at mcgill.ca <mailto:network.ihsp at mcgill.ca>). The deadline for submissions is April 8, 2018.



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Dr. Yael Peled		

Research Associate in Language and Health
The Health Care Access for Linguistic Minorities (HCALM) Network

Institute for Health and Social Policy
McGill University
Charles Meredith House 
1130 Pine Avenue West
Montreal, Quebec H3A 1A3
Tel.: 514-398-1236 

Faculty of Medicine
McGill University
3605 Mountain St.
Montreal, Quebec 
Canada H3G 2M1
Tel.: 514-398-1768
					
Website: peledy.com <http://www.peledy.com/>
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