Future history of medicine events

 

MAY 2024

 

History of Medicine Society of the Royal Society of Medicine

Wednesday, 15 May, 17.30

Reappraising the role of medical history in understanding the past, present and future developments of medicine and healthcare

Changes in Medicine and Their Significance

Dr Michael Powers and Caroline Harrison KC

https://www.rsm.ac.uk/events/history-of-medicine/2023-24/hss06/

 

British Society for the History of Pharmacy

Monday 20 May, 18.30 (Online)

Brebajes, Yerbas & Pharmacopoeias: healing materiality & the imagination of the Early Modern Caribbean

Pablo Gomez, University of Madison, Wisconsin

https://www.bshp.org/events/

 

The Hunterian Society

Monday 20 May, 19.00

Orthopaedic Spirals

Mr John Tricker FRCS

Presidential Address

https://www.hunteriansociety.org.uk/

 

Osler Club of London

Thursday 23 May, 19.00

The quotable Osler

Dr Jeffrey Aronson, Oxford University

https://www.osler.org.uk/events/events-programme-2023-24

 

Friends of Millbank

Friday 24 May, 18.30

In war and disaster – reflections of a trauma surgeon

Colonel Finn Warburg

Haywood Memorial Lecture

https://www.friendsofmillbank.org

 

JUNE 2024

 

Faculty of the History & Philosophy of Medicine & Pharmacy, Worshipful Society of Apothecaries

Tuesday 4 June, 18.00

A spoonful of sugar: polio, public health & protection

Natasha McEnroe

Elizabeth Garret Anderson Lecture

https://www.apothecaries.org/events/event/a-spoonful-of-sugar-polio-public-health-and-protection/

 

Scottish Society of the History of Medicine

Saturday 8 June

Summer Meeting

Aberdeen

https://sshm.ac.uk/future-meetings/

 

History of Medicine Society of Wales

Thursday 27 June

Summer Meeting

Metropole Hotel, Llandrindod Wells

https://homsw.org.uk/events/

 

Please check the official websites to confirm the date, time and location of the events listed.

The BSHM is not involved in organising these meetings and any enquiries should be directed to the relevant societies.

Organisations affiliated to the BSHM may send details of events here.