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Recent Content

Open Access Journal Issue: Pandemic Disease in the Medieval World - Rethinking the Black Death

Dear Colleagues,

A new journal of medieval studies, *The Medieval Globe*, edited by Carol Symes of the University of Illinois, has just been launched:  http://www.arc-humanities.org/the-medieval-globe.html. As its name implies, the journal is dedicated to opening up connections between different aspects of the pre-modern world.

Webinar: Antimicrobial Resistance and 20th Century Medicine - WHO Global Health Histories Seminar 85

You are warmly invited to the next World Health Organization Global Health Histories online Webinar - ‘Antimicrobial Resistance and 20th Century Medicine’, on Wednesday 3 December (12:00 – 14:00pm CET). This month’s speakers are Dr Margaret Chan (Director-General, WHO), Professor Jeremy Farrar (Director, Wellcome Trust), Dr Marie-Paule Kieny (Assistant Director-General, Health Systems and Innovation, WHO), and Professor Christoph Gradmann (University of Oslo).