Links

Some of our favourite websites and blogs covering the history of medicine and religion:

L0040506 Lower Stable Ward Koulali Barrack Hospital Credit: Wellcome Library, London. Wellcome Images images@wellcome.ac.uk http://wellcomeimages.org A hospital ward in Koulali Barrack Hospital during the Crimean War. Two gentlemen, one a soldier, chat to the matron. In the background one of the Sisters of Mercy can be seen. 19th century after: M. & N. HanhartEastern hospitals and English nurses : the narrative of twelve months' experience in the hospitals of Koulali and Scutari  Fanny Taylor Published: 1856 Copyrighted work available under Creative Commons Attribution only licence CC BY 4.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
A Sister of Mercy in a ward in Koulali Barrack Hospital during the Crimean War. (Wellcome Images)

https://sshmedicine.wordpress.com/: The Society for the Social History of Medicine is a thriving UK-based society which promotes the study of the history of medicine, and its website is full of useful information for medical historians.

https://dralun.wordpress.com/: Dr Alun Withey is a medical historian based at the University of Exeter, and his blog includes some great posts on the relationship between medicine and health in early modern Britain.

http://earlymodernmedicine.com/: Another excellent blog about early modern medicine, this one by Dr Jennifer Evans (Hertfordshire) and Dr Sara Read (Loughborough).

http://notchesblog.com/: NOTCHES is a multi-authored blog about the history of sexuality, but many of its posts touch on the history of medicine and/ or the history of religion.

http://remedianetwork.net/: A wide-ranging site considering ‘the history of medicine in dialogue with its present’, with some interesting articles about the relationship between religion and medicine.

http://blog.wellcomelibrary.org/: This blog, from the Wellcome Library in London, has a wealth of material on the history of medicine- and many of the posts also have a religious dimension.

http://www.wondersandmarvels.com/: Gathers together stories of the past, including many about medicine and religion.

If you run a site about the history of medicine and religion which is not listed here, please let us know either by email (religionandmedicineconference@gmail.com) or on Twitter (@RelMedConf2016).

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