Notice Board

If you would like to put details of a future history of medicine event here, please email details to webmaster@bshm.org.uk.  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

for further details click here


Royal Society of Medicine: Library Exhibition

The Mesmerist: John Elliotson (1791-1868)

8th May to 29th July 2017.

This exhibition tells the story of John Elliotson and his battle to promote mesmerism – hypnotism as it was later renamed – in the face of furious opposition from the medical establishment and medical press.

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Herbal History Research Network : Seminar

Preservation Matters in the History of Herbal Medicine

10.30-16.30 Wednesday 7th June 2017

Birmingham Botanical Garden

for further details see http://www.herbalhistory.org/home/seminar-2017/


Royal Society of Medicine History of Medicine Society: Lecture

The patentability of medical treatments

6 pm Wednesday 7th June 2017

for further details and to book click here


Royal Society of Medicine History of Medicine Society: Visit 

visit to Brompton Cemetery

Monday 12th June 2017 (half day)

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History of Anaesthesia Society: Academic Meeting & Symposium

Wakefield

16-17th June 2017

for further details see http://www.histansoc.org.uk/events


Society of Apothecaries: Geoffrey Flavell Symposium

The Heart, Health and Culture: An exploration in medicine and the humanities

9am – 4pm  Thursday 29th June 2017       

For further details see  http://www.apothecaries.org/Apothecaries/media/Media/Faculty%20HPMP/Revised-Flavell-Flier-October-2016-V3_4.pdf


University of St Andrews: Conference

Medicine, Literature and Culture in the Early Modern Hispanic World

3-5th July 2017

for further details see https://earlymodhispanic.wp.st-andrews.ac.uk/


Australia and New Zealand Society for the History of Medicine: Congress

11th -14th July 2017 with a witness seminar on Saturday 15th July 

Australian Catholic University (Fitzroy Campus), Melbourne

For program details, please check the conference website: https://dcconferences.eventsair.com/anzshm2017/csn.


British Society for the History of Medicine: Congress 2017

13th-16th September 2017

Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh

For details see   http://bshm.org.uk/congress/


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

Poynter Lecture
Royal College of Physicians, London
11th June 2018

BSHM Symposium and AGM
Wellcome Collection , London

12th September 2018

BSHM Congress
Bristol
11th-14th September 2019