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Green Templeton College | Oxford


The annual McGovern Lecture focuses on the history of medicine.

McGovern Lecture 2016
Osler & Gowers: Good friends 'all through'
Presented by Christopher Boes

McGovern Lecture 2015
The Role of Emotion in Disease: a historical perspective
Presented by Professor Mark Jackson

McGovern Lecture 2014
John P McGovern and his Oxford Connection: A Biographer's Perspective
Presented by Dr Bryant Boutwell

McGovern Lecture 2013
A Spirit of Scientific Rigour- Koch's Postulates and Twentieth Century Medicine
Prsented by Professor Christoph Gradmann

McGovern Lecture 2012
Halving Premature Death; Celebrating the 100th anniversary of Sir Richard Doll’s birth
Prsented by Professor Sir Richard Peto

McGovern Lecture 2011
A Body of fluids? Physiology in pre-modern western medicine
Presented by Professor Helen King

McGovern Lecture 2010
Fevered Cities: Local Responses to the Global Spread of Dengue Fever
Presented by Professor Randall Packard

McGovern Lecture 2009
The Great Dread: pandemic influenza at the Victorian fin-de-siècle
Presented by Mark Honigsbaum