The Female Body

  • Smith, Joan (Co-investigator)
  • Wilson, Susie (Co-investigator)

Project Details


This research project examines the role of women in medicine through interrogation of the collection at the Surgeons' Hall Museum, Edinburgh.
The research will culminate in an exhibition which will highlight some of the women who have played an important role in the development of knowledge in medical and surgical practice. Artworks by Joan Smith and Susie Wilson will be placed alongside objects from the collection chosen by invited participants. Public engagement through a related education programme will play an important role in the project dissemination.
Effective start/end date1/09/1331/03/17


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