Free online course: A History of Public Health in Post-War Britain starting 6th November 2017
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.
After a successful first run there will be another opportunity to participate in our free online course on the history of public health in post-war Britain which will start on ... Read more
Devo-Then, Devo-Now: What can the history of the NHS tell us about localism and devolution in health and care?
Publication from symposium now available. Devo-then, Devo-now
Symposium organised by the Centre for History in Public Health, LSHTM, and the Institute of Public Policy Research, with support from the Wellcome Trust on the 9th May 2017.
This symposium brought together historians and policy makers to ask what we could learn from 20th century British history about the ... Read more
Disorder Contained: A theatrical examination of madness, prisons and solitary confinement in a historical context
London performances of a show put on by the Wellcome funded project Prisoners, Medical Care and Entitlement to Health in England and Ireland, 1850-2000.
A live theatrical examination of madness, prisons and solitary confinement in a historical context, drawing on real experiences of different convicts in the 19th century, as told by themselves and prison doctors, ... Read more