The Bates Center has established strong interdisciplinary collaborations within the University and across the globe.
A number of national, local, and international groups also join the Bates Center in partnerships and programs related to the history of nursing and healthcare. These include:
Seminars and Interdisciplinary Symposia
The Bates Center hosts regularly occurring seminars with distinguished historians presenting their newest research. It also co-sponsors interdisciplinary symposia around particular historical questions that have current relevance. For more information click here.
The Barbara Bates Center for The Study of The History of Nursing is collaborating with the School of Humanities of Shanghai Jiao Tong University to explore the development of nursing in China.
The Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing at the University of Pennsylvania is taking applications for the 2020 Fellowships and Research Awards. Interested individuals are encouraged to apply.