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Summer School - Osteoarchaeology and Paleopathology, 2022, University of Pisa, Italy

Publish Date: Mar 17, 2022

Deadline: Apr 29, 2022

Event Dates: from Jun 20, 2022 12:00 to Jul 08, 2022 12:00

The Summer School in Osteoarchaeology and Paleopathology is an academic program aimed at training students in anthropological and paleopathological laboratory methods. It is an outstanding opportunity for students to gain experience in bioarchaeological investigation by working side-by-side with leading researchers in the field.
The lab-activities and lectures will be carried out at the Laboratory of Paleopathology.
The Summer School will take place over the course of 3 weeks, in order to provide students with the basic knowledge of skeletal anatomy, physical anthropology and paleopathology necessary to approach osteological analyses.
The skeletal materials under examination include samples from Tuscan excavations dating back to the medieval ages. The activities will be completed under the supervision of the experienced staff of the Division of Paleopathology.

Course leader
Prof. Valentina Giuffra

Course aim
The school is designed to provide all participants with an in-depth knowledge about the analysis of ancient human skeletal remains. Biological profile reconstruction is aimed at obtaining the greatest possible amount of information on the environment, lifestyle, and diseases that afflicted past populations.

Fee info
EUR 750: tuition fees

Available. Please contact the Summer School coordinator for more details

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