History of Medicine Section, Sept 2013

11/09/2013 in Council Room, City Hall, Dublin


Charles Lucas Tercentenary Symposium – Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland History of Medicine Section


Chair: Professor David Dickson, TCD

The Life and Significance of Charles Lucas: An Overview

  • Professor James Kelly, St Patrick’s College/DCU

Dublin and Irish Politics in the Age of Charles Lucas

  • Professor Jacqueline Hill, NUI Maynooth

Charles Lucas and Patriot Politics in mid-18th Century Ireland

  • Dr Eoin Magennis, President of the Eighteenth Century Ireland Society

The Professionalisation of Medical Practice in Dublin during the Early-17th Century: the Case of Thomas Arthur, M.D.

  • Professor Marian Lyons, NUI Maynooth

Charles Lucas and Medical Regulation in 18th Century Ireland

  • Dr Susan Mullaney, RAMI/UCC

The ‘Essay on Waters’ and other Medical Writings of Charles Lucas

  • Sean J. Murphy, M.A., Genealogy Teacher, UCD Adult Education

With the generous support of Dublin City Council