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RAHS/ANZSHM* Seminar – The History of Psychiatric Care in NSW
March 24, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm$10
- Dr Toby Raeburn (University of Sydney Nursing School) – early mental health nursing in NSW and Australia’s first mental health nurse, Martha Entwhistle.
- Dr James Dunk (University of Sydney) – Wrongful Confinement, Irresponsible Government and the Dangerous Lunatics Act 1843.
- Dr Richard White (University of Sydney) – moral treatment and therapeutics in NSW psychiatric hospitals during the era of Frederick Norton Manning (1867 to 1898)
- Dr Greg Clark (Western Sydney University Nursing) – NSW nurse theorists from 1963 to deinstitutionalisation.
(*ANZSHM is the Australian and New Zealand Society of the History of Medicine. Click here to find out more about the Society.)BUY TICKETS