Professor Carole Rawcliffe

Carole Rawcliffe was an editor on the History of Parliament Trust (1979-92) before becoming a Senior Wellcome Trust Research Fellow at the University of East Anglia (1992-7). She was made Reader in the History of Medicine (1997-2002) and Professor of Medieval History (2002).

Her research focuses upon the theory and practice of medicine in medieval England, with particular emphasis upon hospitals, the interconnection between healing and religion, and urban health.  As editor of The History of Norwich (2004), she maintains an interest in the East Anglian region, and has written extensively on its medical provision.  Her most recent book, Leprosy in Medieval England (2006), is a study of medieval responses to disease.  She is currently investigating concepts of health and welfare before the Reformation.

Recent Past Lectures
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The Lost Hospitals of London: Leprosaria

Professor Carole Rawcliffe
Monday, 5 March 2012 - 1:00PM
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Part Five: Panel Discussion

Professor Tim Connell
Wednesday, 22 June 2011 - 4:00PM
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Part Two: The Form and Function of Medieval Hospitals

Professor Carole Rawcliffe
Wednesday, 22 June 2011 - 2:30PM