Sunday, May 20, 2012

Podcasts and videos on ancient medicine

I would strongly recommend listening to the following podcasts and videos, if you have even a distant interest in ancient medicine. Helen King, professor in ancient history, talks about her work.

Recent podcasts: On ancient medicine, and 'Gladiator', April 2012: (NB the full content is not available if accessed on an iPad)

On Agnodike the 'flashing midwife', March 2012:

On the Hippocratic Oath, with Peter Pormann and Vivian Nutton, September 2011: