History and Public Health

Venue: London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Keppel St. building WC1E 7HT and 15-17 Tavistock Place WC1H 9SH

Time: Thursdays 12:45-14:00

Convenors: Virginia Berridge (LSHTM), Alex Mold (LSHTM), Ingrid James (LSHTM), Martin Gorsky (LSHTM), John Manton (LSHTM)

Autumn Term 2017
DateSeminar details
5 October
12:45
HIV and AIDS in English and Irish prisons: a policy overview
Virginia Berridge (Centre for History in Public Health, LSHTM), Janet Weston (Centre for History in Public Health, LSHTM)
LG9, Keppel Street Building

19 October
12:45
Fighting Fire with Fire. The Danysz Virus, Plague Prevention and early 20th century Epidemiology
Lukas Engelmann (University of Cambridge)
LG9, Keppel Street Building

2 November
12:45
How is Australia responding to calls to allow medical uses of cannabis?
Wayne Hall (Centre for Youth Substance Abuse Research (CYSAR), University of Queensland)
LG9, Keppel Street Building

15 November
12:45
Chaos on the Ground: schistosomiasis control in China, 1950-1964
Xun Zhou (University of Essex)
LG9, Keppel Street Building

30 November
12:45
Negotiating immunity: Mass vaccination in modern China and East Asia, 1945-75
Mary Brazelton (University of Cambridge)
LG9, Keppel Street Building

7 December
12:45
An Authoritarian History of International Health: Public Health and International Expertise in Franco's Spain
David Brydan (Birkbeck, University of London)
LG9, Keppel Street Building