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The creation and expansion of the worldwide smallpox eradication programme

In this seminar, our panelists will focus on the smallpox control programmes operating in the 1950s and 1960s, with particular reference to China, Nepal, Brazil and India


Smoking cessation and tobacco control throughout the ages

Professor Keir Lewis provides a lively and fascinating insight into smoking cessation and tobacco control through the ages


Communities for Health in Africa

This seminar focuses on the role of communities for health in Africa, drawing on examples from Zimbabwe and Malawi in particular


Writing a philosopher’s life: The case of George Berkeley

This lecture will consider some of the challenges of writing the biography of a philosopher, focusing on George Berkeley (1685-1753)


RESCHEDULED: Travelling east via Burlington House: Orientalist painting at the Royal Academy

This talk looks as the British artists who travelled east in the nineteenth century

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Staff news

University retains HR Excellence in Research Award

Posted on Tuesday 12 March 2019

The University has successfully retained its recognition for supporting researchers through the HR Excellence in Research Award process.

Technician Commitment has "exceeded everyone’s expectations"

Posted on Wednesday 27 February 2019

We're excited to see the University of York featuring prominently in an assessment of the Technician Commitment's first year!

University Mental Health Day 2019

Posted on Friday 22 February 2019

University Mental Health Day is the national campaign to focus efforts on promoting the mental health of people who live, work and study in Higher Education.

York International Women's Week

Posted on Tuesday 12 February 2019

The University is supporting York International Women's Week in March 2019.

One Planet Week 2019 is here!

Posted on Friday 8 February 2019

With One Planet Week kicking off, find out what you can do to get involved.

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