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  • Free online course: A History of Public Health in Post-War Britain – Starting 2nd July 2018

    Free online course: A History of Public Health in Post-War Britain – Starting 2nd July 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 Flyer A free online course on the history of public health in post-war Britain will start on the 2nd July 2018. The course is run by the Centre for History in ... Read more

  • NHS at 70 – Chiph news and events

    New blog:  The Creation of the NHS by Martin Gorsky, Professor in the History of Public Health https://www.lshtm.ac.uk/research/research-action/nhs-70/creation-nhs-martin-gorsky-professor-history-public-health Chiph Film evening As Britain’s National Health Service (NHS) marks its seventieth birthday, join us on the anniversary of the ‘Appointed Day’ to watch a selection of films from throughout its history. The films, from 1948 up to the present ... Read more

  • Conference – Publics and their Health: Historical Perspectives, Future Directions

    Conference - Publics and their Health: Historical Perspectives, Future Directions  28-29 June 2018. Institute of Historical Research, London. Who or what is the public within public health?  How have publics and their health changed over time and place?  What makes ‘public health’, public?  Surprisingly little attention has been devoted to these crucial questions.  At this conference, we will explore the changing nature of public health, and ... Read more