UK Medical Collections Group Conference – 24th February

A one day conference hosted by the UK Medical Collections Group

Thackray Medical Museum, Beckett Street, Leeds, LS9 7LN, UK

 Tuesday 24th February 2015. 10.30am to 4.00pm

Delegate fee: £25

Includes lunch and refreshments

A day to reflect on the ACE funded project ‘From the Medicine Cabinet’ and share case studies and lessons learned from ‘Finding the Funny Bone’: exploring public engagement with the history of medicine through comedy.

‘Finding the Funny Bone’ events included collaborations with comedians and artists, students and pub landlords, academics, scientists, health care and heritage professionals.

 Participating organisations included:

·      Bethlam Museum of the Mind

·      Thackray Medical Museum

·      Islington Museum

·      Old Operating Theatre Museum and Herb Garret

·      The Infirmary, Worcester

·      George Marshall Museum, Worcester 

·      Museum of the University of St Andrews

·      Roald Dahl Museum

·      Bright Club

Bookings can be made by following this link