Between the farm and the clinic: agriculture and reproductive technology in the twentieth century, a one-day workshop funded by the Wellcome Trust, was held on 29 April.
The Department of History and Philosophy of Science has secured core funding in the history of medicine from the Wellcome Trust. The five-year enhancement award recognizes the Department’s re-establishment as a centre of undergraduate teaching, postgraduate training and postdoctoral research in medical history. Funding for studentships, research leave, a website, seminars, workshops and conferences has [...]
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.