‘Paediatrics under German Occupation, 1941-1944’

Thursday, February 3, 2022 - 18:00
Online via Zoom

Aisling Shalvey is an alumnus of Maynooth university. She finished her PhD at the University of Strasbourg last year, which was funded by the Fondation pour la Memoire de la Shoah. Her thesis focused on paediatrics and pathology under National Socialism in the Reichsuniversitaet Strassburg (1941-1944). She currently works as a postdoctoral researcher with the German National Academy of Science and Medicine at the Leopoldina, on a project concerning brain research during National Socialism. Her work will soon be published in a collective monograph as part of the Historical Commission on the Reichsuniversitaet Strassburg. Her book entitled ‘protect your child, trust the doctor’ will be published in 2023 with Exeter University Press.

Lecture starts 6pm GMT

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