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‘This calamitous year’: plague, doctors and death

29 June, 2015 @ 5:30 pm


An evening of expert lectures and displays exploring London’s Great Plague of 1665.

Browse new displays from the RCP’s collections on plague and listen to expert talks to discover the role of physicians and apothecaries in combatting the spread of the plague in 1665 and beyond.



Lecture: Physicians and the Plague, Katie Birkwood, RCP rare books librarian

Lecture: London’s Great Plague, Dr Stephen Porter, historian and writer

More speakers TBC

Please visit the website (see below) for more information on how to book.



Royal College of Physicians
11 St Andrews Place, Regent's Park
London, NW1 4LE United Kingdom
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