Our friends at Mediaeval Glasgow Trust are hosting a symposium discussing mediaeval medicine, curated by Dr. James Macaulay and Dr. Stephen Marritt. You can book a spot on this fascinating day here.
The programme (9:30am–3:15pm) includes a sandwich lunch.
9:30-10am Registration and Coffee
10am-10:15am Welcome by Archbishop Conti
10:15-11am Peter Yeoman, Early Medicine and Healing at the May Island Monastery
11am-11:45am Mona O’Brien, Contagion, Morality and Practicality: The French Pox in Western Europe, c. 1495-1505
11:45-12:30 Alexis Ironside, Profiling a Picture: Archaeology, Scientific Racism and Anatomical Illustration and the end of the early Modern Period
12:30pm Presentation of The Molendinar Award
1:30-2:15pm Roy Millar, Maister Peter Low
2:15-3pm Shirley McKay, Hew Cullan, medieval forensic practice