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  • A Theatrical Examination of Madness, Prisons and Solitary Confinement

    A Theatrical Examination of Madness, Prisons and Solitary Confinement ‘Disorder Contained’ is a theatrical production for the Wellcome Trust funded project ‘Prisoners, Medical Care, and Entitlement to Health in England and Ireland, 1850-2000’, based at Warwick, UCD, and LSHTM: https://histprisonhealth.com On tour now, it draws on the work of Assistant Professor Catherine Cox and Professor Hilary Marland, and explores the history and impact of ... Read more

  • New MOOC – A History of Public Health in Post-War Britain

    A History of Public Health in Post-War Britain Understand where public health has come from, why it looks the way it does today and where it might go next. https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/public-health-history #FLHistoryHealth A new Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on the history of public health in post-war Britain will start on the 26th of June 2017. The course is run by the ... Read more

  • King’s Fund Digitises Publications

    You may be interested to learn that the King’s Fund is in the process of digitising their publications from the early twentieth century onwards.  This is a fantastic resource for historians of medicine and is available at: https://www.kingsfund.org.uk/library/digital-archive Read more