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Calendar of forthcoming medical history events - PDF version

Throughout 2014
Every day

Exhibition
Technologies that changed our mind

Hosted by the Powerhouse Museum
500 Harris Street Ultimo
Contact 02 9217 0111 or
http://www.powerhousemuseum.com/exhibitions/technologies-that-changed_display.php

Throughout 2014
First Tuesday

First Tuesday History of Medicine Club
Details forthcoming
Hosted by the Medical Alumni Association, University of Sydney
Edward Ford Building, Fisher Road, University of Sydney
Contact Cate Storey, cestorey@bigpond.com

2 September 2014
Tuesday 12.30-1.30 pm

Presentation by Ms Clare Ashton
Rememberingthe ANZAC nursing sisters: a centenary voyage in the wake of the nurses who cared for the sick and injured in the Aegean in 1915

Hosted by the Nursing History Unit, University of Sydney
Seminar Room 3, First Floor, 88 Mallet St, Camperdown Contact Clare Ashton, clare.ashton@bigpond.com

6 September 2014

Saturday
11.00 am - 4.00 pm

Exhibition opening
RedCrosscalling - 100 years of community service in Queanbeyan

Hosted by the Queanbeyan Historical Museum
Queanbeyan Historical Museum, 10 Farrer Place, Queanbeyan
Contact Kerrie Ruth, 02 6299 7449, qbnmuseum@yahoo.com

10 September 2014
Wednesday 10.00 - 10.20 am

Presentation by Ms Selena Williams
Nurseson soldier settlement blocks after WW1

Hosted by State Records NSW
State Records NSW, 143 OʹConnell Street, Kingswood
Contact Rhonda Campbell, 02 9673 1788, info@records.nsw.gov.au

11 September 2014

Thursday
10.00 am - 3.00 pm

Exhibition
Training nurses for war

Hosted by the Nursing History Unit, University of Sydney
Sydney Nursing School, Room C1.02 1st Floor, 88 Mallett Street , Camperdown Contact Noeline Kyle or Lynette Russell, 0403 868 051 or 02 9351 0696, or  www.historycouncilnsw.org.au/history/

14 September 2014
Sunday
10.00 am - 2.00 pm

Exhibition
Our honoured nurses

Hosted by the Nursing and Medical Museum
Nursing and Medical Museum, 2 Brodie Avenue, Little Bay  Contact Lyn Smith, 02 9387 4412, phhtna@bigpond.com.au

14 September 2014

Sunday 2.00-5.00 pm

Presentation and tour by Friends of Callan Park
Callan Park: living and built memorials

Hosted by the Friends of Callan Park
Callan Park University of Tasmania campus, Glover Street, Lilyfield Contact Margaret, 02 9810 4217, focp.admin@gmail.com or
www.historycouncilnsw.org.au/history/

21 September 2014
Sunday
10.00 am - 4.00 pm

Open day
QuarantineStation community day

Hosted by the Q Station Sydney Harbour National Park
Q Station, 1 North Head Scenic Drive, Manly
Contact Kelly, 02 9466 1500, H8773@accor.com or www.qstation.com.au

20 October 2014
Monday 12.10-1.30 pm

History on Monday presentation by Dr Ivan Crozier
Historiesof transcultural psychiatry

Hosted by the Department of History, University of Sydney
Common Room, Woolley Building, Science Road, University of Sydney Contact Peter Hobbins, 02 9351 3035, peter.hobbins@sydney.edu.au or sydney.edu.au/arts/history/about_us/hom.shtml

21 October 2014
Tuesday 12.30-1.30 pm

Presentation by Dr Paul Lancaster
Sydneydoctors in the Great War

Hosted by the State Library of New South Wales
Metcalfe Auditorium, ground floor, Macquarie wing, State Library of NSW, Macquarie St, Sydney Contact the Library, 02 9273 1770, bookings@sl.nsw.gov.au or www4.sl.nsw.gov.au/events/paul_lancaster_sydney_doctors_in_the_great_war

27 October 2014Monday 12.10-1.30 pm

History on Monday presentation by Dr Daniel Spence and Mr Harry Sargent
'Seafaring race' theory: colonial naval identity and British naval power

Hosted by the Department of History, University of Sydney
Common Room, Woolley Building, Science Road, University of Sydney Contact Peter Hobbins, 02 9351 3035, peter.hobbins@sydney.edu.au or sydney.edu.au/arts/history/about_us/hom.shtml

30 June - 4 July 2015      
Tuesday - Saturday

ANZSHM 14th Biennial Conference
Missions, methods and management

Hosted by the Australian and New Zealand Society of the History of Medicine Australian Catholic University, North Sydney, Sydney
Contact Peter Hobbins, peter_hobbins@bigpond.com

31 August - 7 September 2015

Mediterranean Nursing History Cruise
The Aegean - in the wake of the WWI ANZAC nursing sisters 1915-2015

Hosted by Wild Earth Travel Athens to Istanbul
Contact Wild Earth Travel, 1800 107 715, info@wildearth‐travel.com