School of History

Centre for the History of Medicine, Ethics and Medical Humanities

The Centre

The ‘Centre for the History of Medicine, Ethics and Medical Humanities’ (CHMEMH) aims to promote excellence in research and teaching in order to enhance the reputation of the University of Kent. The Centre is committed to a vision of the history of medicine, history of medical ethics and medical humanities which is chronologically expansive, thematically and geographically diverse, and which draws upon a wide range of sources, disciplines and expertise.

Options for Study

The members of the Centre for the History of Medicine, Ethics and Medical Humanities offer a wide range of courses at undergraduate level. We also provide a taught Masters course and facilitate high quality research supervision at PhD level.

For further information and enquiries please contact the Director of the Centre, Professor Ulf Schmidt.

 

 

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SMET MA

Our taught masters programme in Science, Medicine, Environment and Technology.

 

 

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Research Degrees

Centre staff can offer supervision for postgraduate History of Science projects.

 

 

 

School of History, Rutherford College, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NX

T: +44 (0)1227 823710 or E: history@kent.ac.uk

Last Updated: 07/12/2016