A healthful form of work: The history of Public Health Nursing

This exhibition runs from Tue, 4th Oct 2016 to Tue, 28th Feb 2017. See all dates

This event runs over several days/weeks. Dates include:

  • Fri, 20th Jan 2017
  • Sat, 21st Jan 2017
  • Mon, 23rd Jan 2017
  • Tue, 24th Jan 2017
  • Wed, 25th Jan 2017
All Day Event

Cost: Free of Charge

Public health nursing has its origins in the 1800s with the rise of social reform and efforts to improve the health of the poorest in society.

This exhibition highlights the development of public health nursing and the roles nurses have played in improving public health from the 19th century to the present day. From vaccination programmes and health visiting to sanitary and welfare reform.

Contact and Booking Details

More information at this website.

No need to book tickets - just turn up on the day.


Royal College of Nursing Library and Heritage Cent,

20 Cavendish Square, London, W1G ORN

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