THE BOOTH LECTURE

How Did Babies Grow 100 Years Ago?

Nutrition Science, Infant Feeding and Growth Assessment in Late-19th-Century Europe

Lawrence Weaver, MA, MD, DSc, FRCP

(Samson Gemmell Professor of Child Health and Consultant Paediatrician, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, and Honorary Senior Clinical Research Fellow, Centre for the History of Medicine, University of Glasgow)

Wednesday 01 October 2008 at 1730

Fifth Floor Lecture Room The Wellcome Building 183 Euston Road, London, NW1 2BE

The lecture will be followed by a Reception

Attendance is free but by ticket only Please send a stamped addressed envelope, no later than Friday 26 September 2008 and clearly marked ‘Booth Lecture’, to:

Ms Carol Bowen The Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL The Wellcome Building 183 Euston Road London, NW1 2BE UK

Tel: 020 7679 8163 Submitted by Hal Cook ([email protected])