The Centre for the History of Medicine in Ireland Seminar Series returns on Thursday, 2 February 5pm, Room K114, School of History, UCD with: Buying and selling medical books in early modern Ireland a talk by Dr Elizabethanne Boran (Trinity College Dublin/Edward Worth Library)
Professor Michael Hunter (Birkbeck College) will give a seminar on The Image of Restoration Science: the Frontispiece to Thomas Sprat’s History of the Royal Society (1667) This will take place 29 November 2016 at 3.00pm in the Edward Worth Library, Dr. Steeven’s Hospital
The Edward Worth Library in Dr. Steeven’s Hospital Dublin will be open to the public on 14 November 2016 10.00am-4.00pm as part of Science Week Ireland. All Welcome. Directions: The Edward Worth Library is situated beside Heuston Train Station and easily accessible by the Luas Red Line, Train, or Dublin Bus 145.
19 October 2016: Open Day for Maths Week (10.00am-4.00pm). This will feature a small exhibition of early modern mathematical works in the Edward Worth Library, Dr Steevens’ Hospital, Dublin 8. For more information about the Worth Library see www.edwardworthlibrary.ie 20 October 2016: Lunchtime lecture by Dr Maurice O’Reilly ‘Mathematical works in the Edward Worth Library (1733): the collection … More Lunchtime Lecture & Open day for Maths Week – Worth Library
Project Meeting on ‘The Sharing of Medical Ideas and Information Among Early-Modern Practitioners.’ Held in The Edward Worth Library in association with the UCD Centre for the History of Medicine in Ireland, Tuesday 2nd August 2016, 2-5:30pm. With keynote lectures by Catherine Cox and Ole Peter Grell. Free Admission but Booking essential. For Bookings contact Dr. … More Sharing of Medical Ideas Project Meeting
The Resources menu of the HSTM Network of Ireland website now contains the beginnings of what we believe will be a great tool for researchers in the History of Science, Technology and Medicine both in Ireland and abroad. Currently we have pages containing information about the collections at the Edward Worth Library and the Royal Irish Academy … More HSTM resource section now live!
The following research fellowship may be of interest to our members researching the early modern period: Research Fellowships at the Worth Library The Edward Worth Library, Dublin, is offering a one month research fellowship, to be held in 2016, to encourage research relevant to its collections. The Worth Library is a collection of 4,400 … More Research Fellowships at the Worth Library
The Edward Worth Medical History Lecture by Professor John Henderson (Birkbeck), Death in Florence: Plague, Public Health and the Poor in a Late Italian Renaissance State
will take place on Thursday 30 April, 5.15, in the Swift Theatre, Arts Block, Trinity College Dublin. … More Death in Florence