Semester 1


Thursday 26 September
Dr Juliana Adelman (St. Patrick’s College, Drumcondra)
‘Cows, Contagion and Sanitation in Victorian Dublin’
5 pm, K114, School of History & Archives, UCD.

Thursday 17 October
Dr Sean Lucey (Queen’s University Belfast)
‘Municipal Health Care and Maternity and Child Welfare in Inter-War Belfast’
5 pm, K114, School of History & Archives, UCD.

Thursday 7 November
Dr Laura Kelly (University College Dublin)
‘“Some of these Gentlemen may be a little Wild”: Irish Medical Student Culture, Gentility and Professional Identity, c.1830-1900’
5 pm, K114, School of History & Archives, UCD.

Semester 2

Thursday 6 February
Professor Mary E. Daly (University College Dublin)
‘Rhythm and blues: natural family planning in Ireland (1930s-1980s)’
5 pm, K114, School of History & Archives, UCD.

Thursday 6 March
‘Comparative Life Courses of Irish Convicts Transported to Tasmania'

Participants:

  • Professor Janet McCalman, Centre for Health & Society, University of Melbourne (historian)
  • Dr Rebecca Kippen, ARC Future Fellow, Centre for Health & Society, University of Melbourne (demographer)
  • Associate Professor Len Smith, Australian Demographic and Social Research Institute, Australian National University (demographer)
  • Sandra Silcot, Centre for Health & Society, University of Melbourne (systems designer)


This event is in collaboration with the School of Public Health and the Geary Institute.
5 pm, K114, School of History & Archives, UCD.

Thursday 3 April
Dr Robbie Roulston (University College Dublin)
"The most priceless possession of Protestants in this country”: the Adelaide Hospital and upholding Protestant healthcare in Ireland 1950-1972.
5 pm, K114, School of History & Archives, UCD.