The Bredan Prendiville Memorial Lecture in Medical History: Fighting Epidemics: 1817 and 2017

Dr Ciarán Mc Cabe (Historian and Independent Scholar): ‘” Saving a populous nation
from pestilence”: the impact of the 1817-19 fever epidemic in Dublin city’


Dr Máire O’Connor (Department of Public Health, HSE): ‘Still protecting the
population from pestilence: Dr Steevens’ Hospital 2017.’

This joint lunchtime lecture will take place at
1.00pm on Thursday 28 September 2017
The Edward Worth Library,
Dr Steevens’ Hospital,
Dublin 8.

This lecture is a joint event organised by the Edward Worth Library and Dr Steevens’

As seating is limited, please either e-mail or phone 01
635 2215 to book a seat.

All remaining seats will be allocated on a ‘first come, first served’ basis!