The Society President gives a telling insight into the History of Medicine Society, from its inception to electing its first female President, Dr Lilian Lindsay OBE. Read here.
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About this society
To form a meeting ground for the scholars, the students and for all those who feel that the study of the history of medicine has a value in education. Read an introduction to the History of Medicine Society .
Anyone with an interest in the activities of the Society.
Society meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Society council, led by the Society President.
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History of Medicine Society
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