Public events

Wednesday 4th November 2009, Dr Joanna Bourke, Birkbeck College

Gendering Fear: A History of the Traumatic Languages of Sexual Violence

5.00 pm, Poldhu Room, Kay Laboratories (no. 24 on Streatham campus map)

Monday 2nd November 2009, Ed Ramsden, Centre for Medical History

The Suicidal Animal: Science and the Nature of Self-destruction

8.30 pm, Cafe Scientifique, Phoenix Arts Centre

17th March 2009, Professor Cary Cooper, Lancaster University (session to be chaired by Professor Steve Smith, Vice Chancellor)

The changing nature of work: the stressor for the 21st Century

5.00 pm, Poldhu Room, Kay Laboratories (no. 24 on campus map)

11th November 2008, Dr Allan Young, McGill University

Who put the stress on post-traumatic stress, and what makes it work?

5.00 pm, Poldhu Room, Kay Laboratories (no. 24 on campus map)

September 2006

The Centre for Medical History hosted speakers from a variety of backgrounds at a workshop on the History of Stress in September 2006. As work on the Stress project progresses, links with other professionals and institutions will be developed as part of our dissemination and outreach strategy.