Public Events

The HSTM Network Ireland Seminar Series is a monthly online presentation and discussion with current scholars in the fields of the History of Science, Technology and Medicine. These are usually on the first Wednesday of each month, 3-4pm (GMT/UTC), including a period for audience questions.

HSTM Seminar Series Programme – 2022/23

All are welcome to join our HSTM Seminar Series on the first Wednesday of each month, between 3-4pm (GMT/UTC), online.

2nd Nov. 2022 – 3pm
Dr Elizabeth Crilly MSc. PGCE, Sir Hans Sloane Centre
Sir Hans Sloane – A modern day scientist?’

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7th Dec. 2022 – 3pm
Dr Ian Miller, Ulster University
‘Starvation and Cost-of-Living Crises in Early Twentieth-Century Ireland’

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1st Feb. 2023 – 3pm
Ph.D. work-in-progress session
Rebecca Watterson, Ulster University, ‘Hiding in Plain Sight – Psychosurgery in 1960s Britain’.
Shelby Zimmerman, Trinity College Dublin, ‘’The Dublin Workhouses’ Involvement in the Anatomy Trade, 1872-1920.’
Elena Schaa, Trinity College Dublin, TBC.

1st March 2023 – 3pm
Dr Elizabethanne Boran, Edward Worth Library
‘Science in Trinity College Dublin in the seventeenth century’

5th April 2023 – 3pm
Dr Juliana Adelman, Dublin City University
‘Seagulls & the city: from protected to pariah or something’

3rd May 2023 – 3pm
Dr Ida Milne, Carlow College

Please contact Dr Adrian Kirwan if you have any queries about our seminar arrangements.

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