Notice Board

If you would like to put details of a future history of medicine event here, please email details to  Please note we normally link to the event website.

Society of Apothecaries: History of Medicine Course

The Diploma course in the History of Medicine 2017-18 is now open for registration

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Royal Society of Medicine: Library Exhibition

Restoration for research 2: book conservation at the RSM library

7th August- 28th October 2017

This exhibition is a follow up to our 2013 exhibition Restoration for Research.
We want to highlight the book conservation work of the library especially that of out conservation volunteers who each attend fortnightly and help keep out books in good enough condition to handle.

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RSM- History of Medicine Society: Lectures

Wednesday 18th October 2017  evening

“The grand tour”  by Dr Vanessa Jenkins

“Skull base surgery”  by Professor Malcolm Gleeson

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Suffolk Medical History Society – Lecture and lunch

Friday 27th October 2017

Woolpit Institute,  Suffolk

“Two Apprentice Diaries from East Anglia: a window into early 19th century medical practice and training”   Chris Derrett

For details email Dr Ted Cockayne

Royal London Hospital – Lectures , walk and dinner

Thursday 16th November 2017

“James Parkinson Memorial Day: The man behind the Shaking Palsy”

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Future Events 2018-19   Please note in your diary- more details later

Poynter Lecture – Dr Simon Chaplin
Royal College of Physicians, London
11th June 2018

BSHM Symposium and AGM
Wellcome Collection , London

12th September 2018

BSHM Congress
11th-14th September 2019