public health


Speaker Dr Phil Gorey (University College Dublin) Chair Dr Ciaran McCabe (Post Doctoral Research Fellow, University College Dublin) Title Municipal Gospel or necessity? Belfast Corporation and the regulation of midwives 1911-1918 Event UCD Centre for the History of Medicine in Ireland Seminar Series, 31 January 2019 Summary In 1911, Belfast Corporation sought […]

Belfast Corporation and the regulation of midwives 1911-1918



'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 Sally Sheard (University of Liverpool) Title The Roots of Regionalism: Municipal medicine from the Local Government Board to the Dawson Report Event Workhouse Medicine in Ireland 1850-1914: Comparative and Regional Perspectives, a conference convened by Dr Sean Lucey, at CHOMI, 8-9 June 2012 Summary The genesis of nineteenth […]

The roots of regionalism: municipal medicine from the Local Government ...