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The Centre for History in Public Health

Contributing to historical understanding of public health policy and practice

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The Centre for History in Public Health

Contributing to historical understanding of public health policy and practice

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Centre for History

The Centre for History in Public Health

Contributing to historical understanding of public health policy and practice

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We develop historical understanding of public health, health systems, communicable and non-communicable diseases. Our unique location within a multidisciplinary public health institution enables us to lead the way in bringing the past into the present.

MOOC History Public Health

Free online course on the history of public health in Britain. Study where public health has come from, why it looks the way it does today, and where it might go next.

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Upcoming events

Jan 24
Seminar
LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, United Kingdom
Feb 13
University of Rochester Professor of History Theodore M. Brown, teaching 'HIS 204: History of International and Global Health', in Gavett Hall, #312, on the University of Rochester's River Campus. Mr. Brown is a Professor of History; Professor of Medical Humanities; Charles E. & Dale L. Phelps Professor of Public Health and Policy
Special lecture
LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, United Kingdom

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Centre for History in Public Health
LSHTM, 15 -17 Tavistock Place
London WC1H 9SH

Tel: 0207 927 2434
Fax: 0207 927 2701
Email:  chiph@lshtm.ac.uk