Seminars and Conferences

The History of Medicine Unit regularly hosts research seminars to raise the profile of the Unit within the whole of the School, the University and also the community at large.

The seminars will be held in Room WF38 (First Floor) of the Medical School at 5:30 p.m., unless otherwise stated


Thursday 26th February
Dr Sally Frampton (University of Oxford)
'Fierce, personal and somewhat unscrupulous': The ovariotomy controversy in nineteenth-century surgery

Thursday 12th March
Dr Anna Greenwood (University of Nottingham)
Indians, Segregation and Public Health: Kenya 1890-1930

All are welcome to attend

Details of future seminars are available from:

Dr Vanessa Heggie, Birmingham Fellow, History of Medicine Unit, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT.