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Program 2018


Invited Guest Speakers

Ben Krause-Kyora, Germany (aDNA in Pathogenes)
Steve Ousley, USA (Forensic Anthropology)
John Hawks, USA (Paleoanthropology)

Preliminary Program


Wednesday 22 August, 2018

10.00-13.00                        Registration at Conference Venue: University of Southern Denmark, main entrance. Handing out of conference bags.
10.00-13.00                        Mounting of posters
13.00-13.15                        Official welcome by the Dean of Health Sciences, Professor Ole Skott
13.15-14.45                        Invited guest speaker Ben Krause-Kyroa
14.45-15.00                        Coffee and tea
15.00-17.30                        Scientific session 1: Nutrition and body composition
                                          Scientific session 2: Bioarchaeology I

18.00-19.00                        Welcome Reception & first poster view (free, but registration is required)

Thursday 23 August, 2018

09.00-10.30                        Workshops I: Child Growth and Development

                                           Workshop II: Paleoepidemiology - the environmental importance of diseases in the past

10.30-10.45                        Coffee and tea
10.45-12.15                        Workshops I and II continued
12.15-13.30                        Lunch
(12.30-13.30)                     (EAA Council meeting, members only)
(13.30-14.30)                     (EAA Board meeting)

13.30-16.00                        Scientific session 3: Bioarchaeology II
                                          Scientific session 4: Growth
15.00-16.00                        Guided poster session I & coffee and tea

16.00-17.30                        Scientific session 5: Diseases in the past
                                          Scientific session 6: Genes and Morphology
19.00-22.00                        Casual Conference Dinner at ADBOU, Lucernemarken 20 (free, but registration is required) Read more

Friday 24 August, 2018

09.00-10.30                        Invited guest speaker Steve Ousley

10.30-11.30                        Guided poster session II, Coffee and tea
11.30-12.30                        Scientific session 7: Forensic Anthropology
                                          Scientific session 8: DNA
12.30-13.30                        Lunch
13.30-15.00                        Scientific session 9: Peception and Surgery
                                          Scientific Session 10: Biosocial Studies
15.00-15.30                        Coffee and tea
16.30-17.30                        Scienfitic session 11: Bioarchaeology III


Saturday 25 August, 2018

09.00-10.30                        Invited guest speaker John Hawks
10.30-11.00                        Coffee and tea
11.00-13.00                        Scientific session 12: Growth and Disease
                                          Scientific session 13: Paleoanthropology

13.00-13.30                        General assembly and Awards, Closing of EAA 2018 and Goodbye
14.00-                                Excursion by bus to the Jelling Monuments (Unesco World Heritage)(please register)




Workshop 1: Child Growth and Development

Monitored by Nick Mascie-Taylor & Monika Krzyzanowska


Workshop 2: Paleoepidemiology - the environmental importance of diseases in the past

Monitored by George R. Milner & Jesper L. Boldsen