‘Transforming Pregnancy Since 1900’

October 2014

A special issue of Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences reflects on the social, medical and technological shifts that have shaped pregnancy since the turn of the twentieth century.

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Wellcome Lecture

15 January 2015

Rebecca Flemming will give the Tenth Cambridge Wellcome Lecture in the History of Medicine on Thursday 15 January 2015.

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Festival of Ideas

Festival of Ideas debate: ‘Is menstruation healthy?’

22 October 2014

Continuing the series of debates held by members of the ‘Generation to Reproduction’ project, the debate for the 2014 Festival of Ideas considered whether, historically, menstruation is best understood as necessary to a woman’s health.

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Jenny Bangham wins Marc-Auguste Pictet Prize

August 2014

Jenny Bangham has been awarded the 2014 Marc-Auguste Pictet Prize for her PhD thesis.

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