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  • Chris Sirrs – Successful Viva!

    On Friday, 22nd January 2016 Chris Sirrs our new Research Assistant successfully defended his thesis entitled “Health and Safety in the British Regulatory State: The HSC, The HSE and the Management of Occupational Risk, 1961 -2001″. Many congratulations to Chris! Read more

  • Daisy Payling – Successful viva!

    On Friday, 4th December 2015 Daisy Payling our new Research Fellow successfully defended her thesis entitled “Socialist Republic of South Yorkshire”: Activism in Sheffield in the 1970s and 1980s.  Many congratulations to her! Read more

  • VACCINATION PROGRAMMES AND THE PUBLIC – PAST & PRESENT

    VACCINATION PROGRAMMES AND THE PUBLIC – PAST & PRESENTA symposium on how the public have figured in British vaccination programmes, presented by the Vaccine Centre and Centre for History in Public Health. Presentations will include discussion of the current British vaccine programme, (Joanne Yarwood, Public Health England), the April 2013 implementation of health systems reforms (Tracey Chantler, LSHTM) and a look at the public ... Read more