Mondays at the Mess
13th May 2019 at 11am
St. Ultan's: a ground-breaking institution for its patients and staff alike!
Lecturer: Maeve Casserly, Education and Outreach, National Library of Ireland and Dublin City Council, Historian-in-Residence, South East Area
Marking the 100th anniversary of St. Ultan's foundation in May 1919, join Maeve Casserly, NLI staff member and Historian in Residence with Dublin City Council as she explores the innovative work of doctors in St. Ultan’s paediatric hospital – the first of its kind in the British Isles. Work by doctors like Kathleen Lynn and Dorothy Stopford-Price was integral to the eradication of diseases like TB in the National BCG campaign with its HQ in St. Ultan's
Image courtesy of National Library of Ireland
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