Dublin


Speaker Dr James McGeachie (Centre for the History of Medicine in Ireland, University of Ulster) Chair Dr Fiachra Byrne (UCD Centre for the History of Medicine in Ireland) Title A Network of Enterprises and a Centre of Calculation: Becoming Sir William Wilde Event UCD Centre for the History of Medicine […]

Becoming Sir William Wilde


His Grace the Archbishop of Dublin, Primate of Ireland, Most Rev. Edward J. Byrne. Source: Thirty First International Eucharistic Congress: A pictorial record (Dublin 1932)
Speaker Dr Lindsey Earner-Byrne (University College Dublin) Chair Dr Catherine Cox (Director, UCD Centre for the History of Medicine in Ireland) Title ‘Dear Father my health is broken down’: Writing health in Irish charity letters, 1922-1940 Event UCD Centre for the History of Medicine in Ireland Seminar Series, 18 September […]

Writing Health in Irish Charity Letters, 1922-1940


Adelaide Hospital nurses in class, n.d.
Speaker Robbie Roulston (University College Dublin) Title The Adelaide Hospital and Upholding Protestant Healthcare in Ireland 1950-1972 Event Centre for the History of Medicine in Ireland Seminar Series, 3 April 2014 Summary This paper has emerged out of research into the the Church of Ireland’s approach, during the 1950s and 1960s, to medicine, […]

The Adelaide Hospital and Upholding Protestant Healthcare in Ireland 1950-1972



'Close up cow' by Paul Stephenson, 3 October 2007 (CC BY 2.0)
Speaker Dr Juliana Adelman (St Patrick’s College Drumcondra) Title Cows, Contagion and Sanitation in Victorian Dublin Event Centre for the History of Medicine in Ireland Seminar Series, 26 September 2013 Summary This paper examines the relationship between humans and animals and specifically how the animal economy of the city of Dublin […]

Cows, Contagion and Sanitation in Victorian Dublin


Speaker Dr Ciarán Wallace (Trinity College, Dublin) Title Feverish activity. Dublin Corporation and the smallpox outbreak of 1902 Event Healthcare Systems: Regional and Comparative Perspectives in Britain and Ireland, 1850-1960, organised by Sean Lucey, hosted by CHOMI, UCD, June, 2012. Summary When smallpox broke out in Dublin in 1902 the […]

Feverish activity. Dublin Corporation and the smallpox outbreak of 1902


Speaker Dr Stephen Soanes (University of Warwick) Title Transformation or stultification? The first fifteen years of voluntary mental treatment in London (1930-1945) and Dublin (1945-1960) Event Healthcare systems, regional and comparative perspectives in Britain and Ireland, 1850-1960, a conference convened by DrSean Lucey, at CHOMI, 8-9 June 2012 Summary This […]

Transformation or stultification? The first fifteen years of voluntary mental ...