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  • INTERNATIONAL AND MULTI-DISCIPLINARY PERSPECTIVES ON EVIDENCE-BASED POLICY – Seminar 4: Historical and International Perspectives on Health

    Professors Susanne MacGregor and Virginia Berridge, as Fellows of the Academy of Social Science, and members of the History Centre, are convening a seminar  for the Academy on historical and international perspectives on health policy. This will be the fourth in the Academy series on international and multidisciplinary perspectives on evidence-based policy, organised overall by ... Read more

  • Positive in Prison: HIV stories from a Dublin jail

    Positive in Prison: HIV stories from a Dublin jail You are invited to join us for our launch events in London and Dublin:   22 November and 1 December 2017 The 1980s HIV/AIDS crisis may be recent history, but the experiences of those who lived through it are rapidly disappearing from the public mind. To reintroduce one specific collection of experiences, from the HIV/AIDS separation unit ... Read more

  • Witness Seminar: The Introduction of the NHS Internal Market

    On 5 December 2017, a witness seminar will be held in London on the introduction of the NHS internal market in 1991, which introduced managed competition in the NHS, self-governing hospitals and GP fundholding. The event will bring together leading representatives of the medical profession, civil service, health services management, health economics and government to discuss the origins ... Read more