History and Public Health

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

Time: Wednesdays  12:45-14:00

Convenors: Daisy Payling (LSHTM), Virginia Berridge (LSHTM), Alex Mold (LSHTM) and Gareth Millward (LSHTM), Ingrid James (LSHTM), Martin Gorsky (LSHTM)

Spring Term 2017
DateSeminar details
12 January
12:45
The History of AIDS, Global Health and Brazil, 1996-2005
Marcos Cueto (Casa de Oswaldo Cruz, Fiocruz, Rio de Janeiro)
LSHTM

26 January
12:45
Health benefits through Christian conversion? Lessons from a Ugandan hospital registry, 1908-1970
Felix Meier zu Selhausen (University of Sussex)
LSHTM

9 February
12:45
The Repercussions of the International Year of Disabled Persons (1981) for Global Health
Monika Baár (Leiden University)
LSHTM

23 February
12:45
Resistance – a story of antibiotics, bacteria, and public health in Britain (1935-1998)
Claas Kirchhelle (University of Oxford)
LSHTM

9 March
12:45
‘The Cost of Living and Dying’: Richard Titmuss, Population, and Population Health, c.1935-1945
John Stewart (Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine, Oxford)
LSHTM

23 March
12:45
Public-private partnerships in health: exploring origins and implications
Linsey McGoey (University of Essex)
LSHTM