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09:30 - 17:30 24 May 2013

Spices and Medicine: From Historical Obsession to Research of the Future


Maplethorpe Lecture Theatre (ground floor) | UCL School of Pharmacy Building (link Map)
29-39 Brunswick Square | WC1N 1AX | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Ticketing: Pre-booking essential

Speaker information

Professor Paul Freedman, Yale University

Join us for a one-day conference sponsored by the British Society for the History of Science and London BioNat to discuss Europe’s fascination with spices as both food and medicine and the role of spices in the advancement of global scientific knowledge and medical practices. Conference speakers include Paul Freedman, Chester D. Tripp Professor of History at Yale University, and Dr. Sabine Anagnostou of the University of Marburg, President of the German Society for the History of Pharmacy.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MON 29 APRIL. The conference is free and open to all, but space is limited. Late registration requests and questions may be sent directly to Marianne, conference organiser, at spicesandmedicine@gmail.com


+44 (0)20 7753 5800 | spicesandmedicine@gmail.com


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UCL Spices and Medicine website