• AAS (Association for Asian Studies)
  • EACS (European Association for Chinese Studies)
  • IASTM (International Association for the History of Asian Medicine): Council Member
  • ISHEASTM (International Society for the History of East Asian Science, Technology and Medicine)
  • DGS (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Soziologie) Section “Alter (n) und Gesellschaft“ (Ageing and Society)
  • Institute for Historical Anthropology e.V.  (Freiburg, Germany)
  • Society for Historical Anthropology (Berlin, Germany)
  • Foundation for the History of Medicine (Kiel, Germany)
  • ZAAS (Centre for Asian and African Studies)