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:
‘Science and Satire in Early Modern England’ by Professor Mordechai Feingold (Caltech)
This lecture will take place in the Edward Worth Library on Tuesday 3rd July at 3.00pm.
All are welcome but as space is limited, seats will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.
More information is available here
The Schools’ Manuscript Collection: A lens through which to view the
interwoven threads of ethno-medicine, ritual and religion
By Fiona Shannon
School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Trinity College Dublin
Wednesday 9th May 2018 at 6.15 pm
Conor Ward Room, First Floor, Setanta House
Setanta Place, Dublin 2
All Welcome, particularly students
Further details available here RAMI Shannon FLYER