Health policy making in an era of reform: The New Zealand health system in the 1980s Date: 28 February 2018, 1–6pm
Location: Federation of Graduate Women Suite, Old Government House, University of Auckland, New Zealand
The era of economic reform in the 1980s was also a pivotal moment in the history of New Zealand’s health system. There was a growing sense of the need for change, rethinking and policy innovation.
Focal points of debate were the ... Read more
Holloway Prison: History & Health Exhibition This exhibition explores the history of HMP Holloway, the UK’s largest prison for women, which closed down in 2016. Using the issue of health and medical expertise within prisons as a common strand throughout Holloway’s history, it looks at staff and buildings, conditions, protests, and the women in prison themselves. It also reflects upon Holloway’s contested legacy, ... Read more