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General Events

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The secret life of science (1st November at The Royal Institution)

We take the advance of science as given. But how does science really work? Who decides what the public gets to hear about? Are there too few scientists in the world or too many? At the Royal Institution on 1st November, Jeremy Baumberg will discuss how science really works, who decides what the public gets to [...]

By | 2018-10-12T19:28:05+00:00 October 11th, 2018|General Events, News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

What’s On at the Museum of the History of Science (University of Oxford), October – December 2018

MUSEUM OF THE HISTORY OF SCIENCE, UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD October – December 2018 DISPLAYS WOMEN IN SCIENCE: Portraits, Archive Material, Trails and Talks Basement Gallery March – December 2018 100 years ago, the first group of women won the right to vote in the UK. In this centenary year, there is widespread recognition of the [...]

By | 2018-10-12T19:28:51+00:00 October 8th, 2018|General Events, News|0 Comments

Exhibition: Two Hundred Years of Becoming Digital (Royal Holloway University of London)

By | 2018-10-12T19:29:35+00:00 October 1st, 2018|General Events, News|Comments Off on Exhibition: Two Hundred Years of Becoming Digital (Royal Holloway University of London)

“Wandering Womb” Exhibition Launch

“The Wandering Womb”: Women’s health past and present Exhibition at the Royal College of Nursing Library and Heritage Centre 20 Cavendish Square, London W1G 0RN (18 October 2018 – 15 March 2019)   Women have long been viewed as at the mercy of their biology. In the ancient medical world it was believed that a [...]

By | 2018-10-01T20:49:02+00:00 September 24th, 2018|General Events, News|Comments Off on “Wandering Womb” Exhibition Launch

Society of Apothecaries’ Faculty of History and Philosophy of Medicine and Pharmacy – 2018 courses

The Society of Apothecaries' Faculty of History and Philosophy of Medicine and Pharmacy still have places on the "History of Medicine" and “Ethics and Philosophy of Healthcare" courses starting on 8 September 2018. The History of Medicine offers a range of classes from ‘Greek and Roman Medicine’ to ‘Ayurvedic Medicine’, ‘Psychiatry’ into modern medicine. The [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:39:01+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|General Events, News|Comments Off on Society of Apothecaries’ Faculty of History and Philosophy of Medicine and Pharmacy – 2018 courses

Nursing Night Sweats – RCN event

Royal College of Nursing event Nursing Night Sweats: Tuberculosis care in the early twentieth century 6 September, 5.30 – 7pm RCN Eastern Region, Abbotsgate House, Hollow Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP32 7AU Before the advent of successful drug therapies in the 1950s, nursing was central to patients’ experiences of tuberculosis care. Patients could spend [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:39:59+00:00 August 20th, 2018|General Events, News|Comments Off on Nursing Night Sweats – RCN event

Science Museum Group Research Conference 2018

DATE: Friday 14 September 2018 TIME: 10.00–18.00 LOCATION: Dana Research Centre and Library Wellcome Wolfson Building 165 Queen’s Gate London SW7 5HD The event is a chance to meet the Science Museum Group's (SMG) research community of staff, students and collaborators, gathered to discuss the great variety of research projects currently under way at SMG museums. This [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:40:42+00:00 August 5th, 2018|General Events, News|Comments Off on Science Museum Group Research Conference 2018

Events at the Royal Institution (autumn 2018)

What are Museums for in the 21st Century? (Discourse) 7.20-8.45pm, Friday 28 September, The Theatre Director of the Victoria and Albert Museum and former MP, Dr Tristram Hunt, will discuss how museums can retain their relevance and purpose in our contemporary age. For an institution enmeshed in collections going back 5,000 years, the V&A is as [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:41:03+00:00 July 24th, 2018|General Events, News|Comments Off on Events at the Royal Institution (autumn 2018)

Events at the Museum of the History of Science, Oxford (July-Sept 2018)

You can download the programme as a pdf here. DISPLAYS WOMEN IN SCIENCE: Portraits, Archive Material, Trails and Talks Basement Gallery March – December 2018 100 years ago, the first group of women won the right to vote in the UK. In this centenary year, there is widespread recognition of the political role women have [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:42:44+00:00 July 12th, 2018|General Events, News|Comments Off on Events at the Museum of the History of Science, Oxford (July-Sept 2018)

What’s On at the Museum of the History of Science, Oxford (April-June 2018)

To download the programme as a PDF click here. Exhibitions  Women in Science Basement Gallery March – December 2018 100 years ago, the first group of women won the right to vote in the UK. In this centenary year, there is widespread recognition of the political role women have played in society. But what about [...]

By | 2018-10-12T15:52:59+00:00 April 11th, 2018|General Events, News|Comments Off on What’s On at the Museum of the History of Science, Oxford (April-June 2018)