Centre for Global Health Histories: History of Medicine Lectures Autumn 2015

The Centre for Global Health Histories (CGHH) is running a number of public lectures at the University of York in the coming months. Each one will be held in the Berrick Saul Building, University of York, Heslington West Campus, starting at 6.00pm. All are welcome to attend these events, admission is free and no ticket required. Please do circulate to colleagues, students or friends you feel would be interested in attending.

Tuesday 22 September – ‘From Colonial Times to Independence: The Indonesian Medical Profession, 1900-1950’, with Dr Hans Pols. Further details via www.york.ac.uk/history/global-health-histories/events/indonesian-medical-profession/

Thursday 1 October – ‘Eugenics as a Secular Religion’, with Dr Marius Turda. Further details via www.york.ac.uk/history/global-health-histories/events/eugenics-lecture/

Thursday 22 October – ‘Trial and Evolution: Chemotherapy for Tuberculosis in Britain, 1940-70’, with Clare Leeming-Latham. Further details via www.york.ac.uk/history/global-health-histories/events/chemotherapy-for-tuberculosis-lecture/

Thursday 12 November – “Not Everyone Can be a Gandhi”: The Global Indian Medical Diaspora in the post-WWII Era’, with Professor David Wright. Further details via www.york.ac.uk/history/global-health-histories/events/indian-medical-diaspora-lecture/

We hope to see you in York in the coming months.

Centre for Global Health Histories (CGHH)