Salim Al-Gailani has been awarded a visiting research fellowship at the John Rylands Research Institute, University of Manchester.
Our fifth Reproduction on Film series takes place from 3 February to 20 March 2016
Salim Al-Gailani writes at the Guardian H-Word blog about how the history of German measles can help us understand the Zika epidemic today.
The Eleventh Cambridge Wellcome Lecture in the History of Medicine was given by Michael Stolberg (University of Würzburg) on 14 January 2016.
The Fall issue of the Bulletin of the History of Medicine is devoted to ‘Communicating Reproduction’.
Cambridge historians of medicine and biology are using a Wellcome strategic award to take a concerted approach to the history of reproduction. The cross-disciplinary group of researchers will offer fresh perspectives on issues ranging from ancient fertility rites to IVF. Building on a lively field of historical investigation, this will provide a fresh basis for policy and public debate.