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  • 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

  • Information on a new tool for researchers using the MOH annual reports for London (London’s Pulse)

    What is Diagnosis London?  London’s Pulse is a digital archive of the annual reports of the Medical Officers of Health for London.  They contain information on a wide range of topics related to health and welfare between 1848 and 1972.  The availability of these sources in digital format is a great opportunity for research.  However, the ... Read more