About this event

  • Date and time Wed 26 Oct 2022 from 6:00pm to 7:45pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by History of Medicine Society

Join us to discover the historical role of occupational medicine and the importance of art. In this event, we will discuss how occupational medicine has led to a greater understanding of health awareness and assess the contributions of 19th-century anatomists in advancing surgical care.

This meeting starts the new year of lectures considering medicine as related to occupation and how the interaction of art and medicine is explored.

We are delighted to welcome Dr Beau Dees, Occupational Physician. To talk through the importance of preventing preventable disease in the workplace, from Agricola to modern times. Dr Allister Neher, Research Associate, Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal. To discuss art and anatomy in nineteenth-century Britain: A complicated relationship.

Participants will be able to:

  • Understand the effect social medicine has on health care
  • Discuss ways in which anatomy influences surgical practice
  • Identify ways in which social medicine and art enhance medicine

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Tickets (In Person)

Standard pricing available until 25 October 2022.

Member

RSM Member
Day 1
£25.00 Meeting
£55.00 Dinner
(optional)

Non - Member

Non - Member
Day 1
£44.00 Meeting
£55.00 Dinner
(optional)

Tickets (Virtual)

Standard pricing available until 25 October 2022.

Member

RSM Member
£12.00

Non - Member

Non - Member
£22.00

Agenda

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Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction

Dr Christopher Gardner-Thorpe, President, History of Medicine Society, Royal Society of Medicine

Preventing preventable disease in the workplace; from Agricola to modern times

Dr Beau Dees, Occupational Physician

Art and anatomy in nineteenth century Britain: A complicated relationship

Dr Allister Neher, Research Associate, Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University

Panel discussion
Close of meeting
Optional dinner

Pre-registered delegates only

View the programme

Welcome and introduction

Dr Christopher Gardner-Thorpe, President, History of Medicine Society, Royal Society of Medicine

Preventing preventable disease in the workplace; from Agricola to modern times

Dr Beau Dees, Occupational Physician

Art and anatomy in nineteenth century Britain: A complicated relationship

Dr Allister Neher, Research Associate, Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University

Panel discussion
Close of meeting

Location

Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom

Registration for this event will close at 1:00 am on 25 October 2022. Late registrations will not be accepted.

Disclaimer:

  • The agenda is subject to change at any time
  • If the event is recorded, we are only able to share presentations that we have received permission to share. There is no guarantee that all sessions will be available after the event, this is at the presenter’s and RSM discretion.
  • All views expressed at this event are of the speakers themselves and not of the Royal Society of Medicine, nor the speaker's organisations.
  • This event will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be distributed in future on various internet channels.
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