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  • CALL FOR PAPERS – Tele(visualising) Health: TV, Public Health, its Enthusiasts and its Publics

    CALL FOR PAPERS Tele(visualising) Health: TV, Public Health, its Enthusiasts and its Publics ERC Healthy Self as Body Capital & Centre for History in Public Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine International Conference 27 February – 1 March 2019 Institute of Historical Research, Senate House, Malet St, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7HU, UK Televisions began to appear in the homes ... Read more

  • Free online course: A History of Public Health in Post-War Britain – Starting 29th October 2018

    Free online course: A History of Public Health in Post-War Britain – Starting 29th October 2018A 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 free online course on the history of public health in post-war Britain will start on the 29th October 2018. The course is run by the Centre for History in ... Read more

  • John Snow Pump Reinstated

    John Snow Pump Reinstated A replica of the John Snow pump has now been reinstated to Broadwick Street in Soho. A few pieces of coverage from the John Snow pump unveiling can be viewed below: Londonist – https://londonist.com/london/latest-news/historic-pump-restored-to-soho Time Out – https://www.timeout.com/london/news/the-historic-john-snow-water-pump-is-back-in-soho-072018 Or you can watch Dr Ros Stanwell-Smith discussing John Snow and the pump on London Live: http://www.londonlive.co.uk/news/2018-07-20/pump-reinstated-in-soho-to-remember-great-scientist Read more