Virtual #HSTM: Making Public History of Medicine in Northern Ireland, 4th October 1-2:30pm ET (6pm GMT)

Event Information

Making Public History of Medicine in Northern Ireland

October 4 at 1-2:30 PM ET

Register in advance for this meeting:–SWf2mIWOMXVY

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Join us on October 4 at 1-2:30 PM ET, in our first collaboration with the History of Science, Technology & Medicine Network of Ireland. In this event, Rebecca Watterson and Hannah Brown, will discuss the public history website and podcast “Epidemic Belfast,” a free resource that presents episodes related to the history of medicine in Northern Ireland since the 19th century. 

Hannah Brown is a PhD researcher at Ulster University. Her PhD focuses on poliomyelitis in the United Kingdom between 1947 to 1984. Professionally, Hannah works at the Museum of Free Derry as a museum guide. 

Rebecca Watterson is a final year PhD researcher at Ulster University, and researcher for the podcast Epidemic Belfast. Her PhD research focuses on psychosurgery in the UK, 1940-86.


Please let us know if you have any questions or concerns! We’ll be back next month with more updates!

You can sign up for the mailing list HERE

The Virtual HistSTM team


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