University College Dublin Centre for the History of Medicine in Ireland
Seminar Series 2018 – 2019
Thursday 20 September 2018
Dr Lynsey Black (Maynooth University)
‘Diagnosing Insanity: Women, Murder and Mental Health in Twentieth-Century Ireland’
Thursday 11 October 2018
Dr Alice Mauger (University College Dublin)
‘“The Holy War on Alcohol”?: Alcoholism, Medicine and Psychiatry in Ireland, c.1890-1945’
Thursday 8 November 2018
Dr Leanne McCormick (Ulster University) and Dr Elaine Farrell (Queen’s University Belfast)
‘Bad Bridget, the Unfit Mother: Irish Women in North America, 1838-1918’
All seminars take place at 5pm, Room K114, School of History, Newman Building, UCD.
NOTE: First Seminar is tomorrow, September 20th.
The UCD Centre for the History of Medicine in Ireland’s Seminar Series 2018 – 2019 commences at 5 pm on Thursday 20 September 2018 in Room K114, School of History, UCD with a paper by Dr Lynsey Black (Lecturer in Criminology, Department of Law at Maynooth University) entitled ‘Diagnosing Insanity: Women, Murder and Mental Health in Twentieth-Century Ireland’.
The Annual Conference of the HSTM Network Ireland will take place on 26-27th October 2018 at Queen’s University, Belfast.
See below for details of the conference programme and list of abstracts:
This one-day conference will be held at the Edward Worth Library in the Boardroom of Dr Steevens’ Hospital, Dublin 8.
Date: Friday 23 November 2018.
See below for further details: