2971_8___630x0On 13 October the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland Heritage Centre hosted a one-day symposium entitled ‘Irish medicine and World War One’. Speakers included John Horne (TCD), Keith Jeffrey (QUB) and Brendan Kelly (UCD). The lectures were followed by the award of the annual Kirkpatrick History of Medicine Award.

Click here for  full details of the programme.

From UCD Humanities Institute: listen to Brendan Kelly on the impact of shell-shock on Irish soldiers, as part of  ‘Wartime attachments: a podcast series on pain, care, retreat and treatment in the First World War’.

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