SSHB Symposium 2018

Human Biology and Ancient DNA: Exploring Disease, Domestication and Movement

Oxford Brookes University, 23-24 August 2018


Symposium Organisers

 Dr Charlotte Houldcroft, Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge.

Dr Simon Underdown, Human Origins and Palaeo-Environments Research Group, Oxford Brookes University.


Confirmed Plenary Speakers

Professor Francois Balloux, University College London

Dr Freddi Scheib, Estonian Biocentre, University of Tartu

Dr Hayley Mountford, Oxford Brookes University

Dr Maanasa Raghavan, Cambridge University

Dr Ville Pimenoff, Catalan Institute of Oncology, Barcelona

Dr Liisa Loog, University of Manchester


To register for the symposium please email sshboxford@gmail.comwith your details and registration type.

SSHB is proud to provide extra support to graduate students for whom the registration fee is £25.

The registration fee for non-student non-members is £80.

However, if you join the society(at a cost of £30), you can opt for the SSHB members registration fee at £40. You can opt to join the society at the time of registration for the symposium using the link above but please include that information in your registration email.


Registration payments should be made by electronic bank transfer to the SSHB

SSHB, Barclay’s Bank: Sort Code 20-07-82, Account Number 80841307

Please clearly mark the reference as ‘SSHB2018 YOUR SURNAME’ eg SSHB2018 JONES If you have any queries please contact

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Nearest train station: Oxford station

Getting to Oxford

Getting to the Oxford Brookes Headington campus