The Politics of Wounds: Front line treatments during the Great War.
|Starts:||17:30 14 Apr 2016|
|Ends:||19:00 14 Apr 2016|
|What is it:||Talk|
|Organiser:||University History and Heritage|
|Who is it for:||University staff, Adults, Alumni, Current University students, General public|
The Museum of Medicine and Health presents an ‘Artefact Talk’ by Dr Ana Carden-Coyne, Senior Lecturer in War and Conflict and co-Director of the Centre for the Cultural History of War (CCHW) at the University of Manchester.
Dr Carden-Coyne uses items from the museum to explore front line treatments for the injured First World War. She will examine and explain objects in the collection such as a direct transfusion set and a piece of shrapnel removed during surgery.
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