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Lectures available from Kevin Brown historian, writer, archivist, museum curator,experienced speaker and lecturer

Lectures available from Kevin Brown historian, writer, archivist, museum curator,experienced speaker and lecturer

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  • 1. Lectures available from Kevin Brown
  • 2. Kevin Brown is Trust Archivist at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust andAlexander Fleming Laboratory Museum Curator at St Mary’s Hospital in Londonwhere he set up the Archives Service and Museum. He is former Chairman ofthe London Museums of Health and Medicine. He has written a number ofbooks on the history of health and medicine and is an experienced speaker.This is a selection of talks he has given.
  • 3. Kevin Brown has lectured widely in Britain and abroad,including:*Rutgers University* US Department of Agriculture National Center for Agricultural Research* Johns Hopkins University Medical School* University of Rome* Royal College of Nursing History of Nursing Forum * Hunterian Museum at Royal College of Surgeons* Royal Society 350th Anniversary event•International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery(ISMICS) annual conference• National Army Museum* Hellenic Medical Society and Eteria Ellinon Epistimon* Royal Pharmaceutical Society* British Society for History of Pharmacy* School of Pharmacy (University of London)* University of Brighton and Sussex Medical School* National Tartan Day Washington DC* Archives et Bibliothèques de Belgique• History of Plastics Society• Society of General Microbiology,* University of Liverpool* Ehrlich II Conference Nuremberg* Sankey Clinico-Pathological Society
  • 4. After dinnerspeaking
  • 5. Andrew Moyer Lecturer, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Peoria, Illinois The first historian to deliver this scientific lecture. 2001
  • 6. Kevin Brown unveiling memorial at Fleming’s birthplace, Lochfield Farm, Darvel, 2009
  • 7. Unveiling of memorial at Fleming’s birthplace, Lochfield Farm, Darvel, 2009
  • 8. To arrange a lecture or discuss a tailor-made one either telephone Kevin Brown on 020 331 26528 / 0778 990 5748; or email Kevin.Brown@imperial.nhs.uk penicillin.man@gmail.comA selection of popular lecture titles follows
  • 9. ‘Would you ever have thought such a thing possible?’: Alexander Fleming and the FRS Kevin Brownhttp://royalsociety.org/rscience/ (click on Episode 13, May 2010, Giantsof Science. ) http://www.rcseng.ac.uk/museums/events/audio-video-and-transcripts(click on Fleming Museum logo to hear talk)
  • 10. The Mould thatChanged theWorld: AlexanderFleming andPenicillinKevin Brown
  • 11. A Great Scot:AlexanderFleming andScotlandKevin Brown
  • 12. Alexander Fleming,Penicillin and Greece Kevin Brown
  • 13. Aspects ofHospital andNursingHistoryKevin Brown
  • 14. The Apprentice Barber-Surgeon to FRCS: Why is a Surgeon a Mr and not a Dr? Kevin Brown
  • 15. PlaguePestilence PanicKevin Brown
  • 16. The Fight AgainstInfectionKevin Brown
  • 17. A Night WithVenus, ALifetime ofMercuryKevin Brown
  • 18. ‘DUrable,REliant,EXcellent’Kevin Brown
  • 19. Nursing Bad Blood: Nurse Eunice Riversand the Tuskegee Experiment Kevin Brown
  • 20. More than "Geduld, Geschick, Geldund Gluck": Paul Ehrlich, Almroth Wright and Alexander Fleming Kevin Brown
  • 21. The Doctor’s Dilemma: A Play for Today? Kevin BrownGeorge BernardShaw and hisinspiration, SirAlmroth Wright
  • 22. Dr Zammit andthe MalteseGoats: theConquest ofMediterraneanFever Kevin Brown
  • 23. ‘All That Wheezes’:Asthma through the Ages Kevin Brown
  • 24. War and Medicine:How to Stay Fighting Fit in two World Wars Kevin Brown
  • 25. ‘Virile BodiesBrought toNothing Morethan Slugs onthe Ground’:the FightAgainstInfection inthe GreatWar’ Kevin Brown
  • 26. Medicine in the Blitz Kevin Brown
  • 27. The National Health Service: A Retrospective Kevin Brown
  • 28. Pioneer Surgeon and Social Reformer:Joseph Toynbee and his Legacy Kevin Brown
  • 29. The true teacherof our age:GiuseppeMazzini and hisLondon circle.Kevin Brown
  • 30. Italians into theWorld: the EmigrantExperience Kevin Brown
  • 31. The Health ofthe Seaman:Medicine at SeaKevin Brown
  • 32. ‘It is Easier for an Officer to Keep MenHealthy than for a Physician to Cure them’: Medicine at Sea in the Age of Nelson Kevin Brown
  • 33. Doctors at Sea: Health and Fitness on Liners on Ocean Voyages Kevin Brown
  • 34. Unintended ConsequencesWhat Connects theBacteriologistRobert Koch,Marshal Tito’sHoliday Resort &James Bond’sItalian TailorLicensed to Kill? Kevin Brown
  • 35. Medical and NursingBiographies: ABiographer’s view Kevin Brown
  • 36. Kevin Brown It Shouldn’t Happen to an Archivist: Tales from the Front Line
  • 37. “If It’s Old and Dusty, It Belongs in the Archives” Kevin Brown
  • 38. To arrange a lecture or discuss atailor-made oneeither telephone Kevin Brown on020 331 26528 / 0778 990 5748;or emailKevin.Brown@imperial.nhs.ukpenicillin.man@gmail.com
  • 39. ISBN ISBN ISBN ISBN0750931523 0750931531 0750940417 978075094549 Books by Kevin Brown ISBN 1848320639
  • 40. LATEST Out NowISBN1848320639 Seaforth Publishing US Edition published by US Naval Institute Press, ISBN 159114809X