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Twitter18th Annual Conference of the British Association for Biological Anthropology and Osteoarchaeology


The School of Anthropology and Conservation at the University of Kent were proud to host the BABAO conference in 2016.

Place: Woolf College, University of Kent, Canterbury
Date: September 9th - 11th
Organisers: Dr Chris Deter, Dr Geraldine Fahy, Dr Sarah Johns, Dr Alastair Key, Dr Tracy Kivell, Dr Patrick Mahoney, Dr Nicholas Newton-Fisher, Dr Matt Skinner, Dr Brandon Wheeler

Podium Sessions:

  1. Biological AnthropologyBioarchaeology, Forensic Anthropology, Archaeological Science
    Keynote speaker: Professor Clark Spencer Larsen (The Ohio State University, USA)
  2. Primatology
    Keynote speaker: Professor Louise Barrett (University of Lethbridge, Canada)
  3. Evolutionary perspectives on human behaviour
    Keynote speaker: Professor Michael Gurven (University of California, Santa Barbara, USA)
  4. Paleoanthropology, Zooarchaeology, Paleolithic Archaeology
    Keynote speaker: Dr Matthew Tocheri (Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History, USA; Lakehead University, Canada)
  5. Open session
    Chair: Dr Priscilla Bayle (University of Bordeaux)

Poster Sessions:

  1. Dental Studies
    Chairs: Patrick Mahoney, Matt Skinner
  2. Human Sexuality and Reproduction
    Chair: Sarah Johns
  3. Open Session

The programme for the event can be downloaded here.

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