Hannah Newton very much enjoys discussing the history of illness with different audiences, including health professionals, patients, carers, and children. Here are some of her recent public engagement and media experiences.

Engaging children, patients, and health professionals

  • Cambridge History for Schools Programme: interactive medical history workshop for 9-14-year olds, entitled ‘Inside the Sickchamber’ (March 2013)
  • Series of discussions and talks with Fibromyalgia Patient Support Groups in Reading (Summer 2016)
  • Article in the journal Pediatrics: ‘The Dying Child in Seventeenth-Century England’, Pediatrics, 136 (2015), 218-220
  • Talk to paediatrics team at Royal United Hospital, Bath (December 2010)

Media – radio, podcasts, and TV

Articles and blogs