Health Humanities at LSHTM The Centre for History in Public Health would like to invite all researchers across the School to become involved in a new initiative: health humanities.
We are organizing a one-day event later this year to discuss health humanities at the School and to make targeted contact with individuals and teams working in the health humanities and ... Read more
Vaccination Programmes and the Public – Past and Present A symposium on how the public have figured in British vaccination programmes, presented by the Vaccine Centre and Centre for History in Public Health.
Presentations will include discussion of the current British vaccine programme, (Joanne Yarwood, Public Health England), the April 2013 implementation of health systems reforms (Tracey Chantler, LSHTM) and a look at the public ... Read more
Improving Health in Wartime Improving Health in Wartime
Members of the Centre for History in Public Health participated in the exhibition Improving Health in Wartime held at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT organised by the School’s Library and Archives Services to mark the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World ... Read more
The First World War and drug and alcohol control Date: Tuesday 9 September 2014
Time: 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
Venue: Manson Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
Type of event: Seminar
Speaker(s): Virginia Berridge, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
It is often forgotten that the First World War was a key formative period for both drug and alcohol control. The international ... Read more