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Monday, June 17, 2013

Conference - Under Control?


  • Accommodation
  • Getting here
  • Registration
  • Temperance archives near the LSHTM
  • Food and drink
  • ADHS graduate paper prize
  • Fringe events

  • Programme

    The conference will be held at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine 21-23rd June 2013.

    Early Registration, an AGM of the Alcohol and Drugs History Society and an address from the President of the ADHS, Professor Scott Martin, will take place on the evening of 20th June.

    For a downloadable version of the programme, click here:

    The conference book of abstracts is now available. Please download and print or save to your laptop, phone or tablet:

    Keynote speakers:
    Professor Virginia Berridge (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine)
    Professor Paul Gootenberg (State University of New York)
    Professor James Simpson (Carlos III University of Madrid)

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    Under Control? is supported by the Alcohol Research UK; Bowling Green State University; the Alcohol and Drugs History Society, Brock University (Faculty of Applied Health Sciences); the Society for the Study of the History of Medicine; and the Centre for the History of Public Health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.