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BJHS Preview: Issue 4, 2016

Guest Editor James Stark writes Who owns medicine? This is the provocative and far-reaching question which has stimulated the latest issue of the BJHS on the theme “Owning Health”. There are many different kinds of ownership, but the papers are concerned principally with patenting, perhaps the most recognisable way of protecting and profiting from an [...]

By | 2017-03-01T11:47:57+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|BJHS Preview, BSHS Announcements, Medicine general, News, Publications|Comments Off on BJHS Preview: Issue 4, 2016

UK Medical Heritage Library Events

The UK Medical Heritage Library project has produced electronic surrogates of over 15 million pages of medical texts dating between 1780 and 1914 from 9 partner libraries. The team have also produced a discovery layer that allows various forms of visualisations of searches within the library from simple date lines, to word clouds to the [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:20+00:00 September 29th, 2016|BSHS Announcements, General Events, Medicine general, Medicine public health, Medicine: mental health, News|Comments Off on UK Medical Heritage Library Events

Upcoming Lecture: Antarctic Exploration Medicine

Date: Monday 10 October 2016, 5:30pm Venue: UCL School of Pharmacy, 29-39 Brunswick Square, London WC1N 1AX  (Nearest tube: Russell Square) Event: British Society for the History of Pharmacy lecture Title: Antarctic Exploration Medicine Speaker: Dr Henry Guly, Retired Consultant in Emergency Medicine Overview: Dr Guly qualified in 1974 and has been a consultant in Accident and [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:20+00:00 September 19th, 2016|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, Medicine general, News, University College London|Comments Off on Upcoming Lecture: Antarctic Exploration Medicine

Vanessa Heggie

NameVanessa HeggieRegistration TypeFull TimeDegreePhDStatusCompletedStart Year2001 (All day)End Year2004 (All day)Thesis TitleRe-imagining the healthy social body; medicine, welfare and health reform in Manchester 1880 - 1910SupervisorMichael WorboysDepartmentCentre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine and Canadian online pharmacy

By | 2017-11-10T09:54:48+00:00 July 12th, 2011|Institution, Medicine general, Medicine public health, Subject Area, Theses, University of Manchester|Comments Off on Vanessa Heggie

Claire Jones

NameClaire JonesRegistration TypeFull TimeDegreePhDStatusCompletedStart Year2006 (All day)End Year2010 (All day)Thesis TitleThe Medical Instrument Trade Catalogue in Britain, 1800-1914: Its Changing Form, Role and Significance in HealthcareSupervisorGraeme Gooday, Jonathan Topham, and Jim GarrettsDepartmentHistory and Philosophy of Science

By | 2017-11-10T09:54:51+00:00 July 12th, 2011|Institution, Medicine general, Scientific instruments and photography, Subject Area, Theses, University of Leeds|Comments Off on Claire Jones