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The HOPE Foundation is the College’s charitable foundation. 100% of donations to HOPE go directly towards health-related projects locally, nationally and internationally.

All of our Medical Heritage Events are in support of the HOPE Foundation. To find out more and to support HOPE, visit:

Medical Heritage Events

Each year the Heritage Team delivers a series of medical heritage events to showcase some of our incredible medical history collections, and explore the history of medicine in Glasgow and beyond! The Medical Heritage Events programme features a range of fascinating talks, interactive workshops, and engaging open afternoons.

Find our events programme for February to June 2023 here!

June 19: The Goodall Lecture 2023- Thomas Annan, Public Health, and Infection Control in Victorian Glasgow

For this year's Goodall Lecture we are delighted to welcome Dr Simon Walker (University of Glasgow) to the College. Join us as we take a trip through Victorian Glasgow as Dr Walker discusses the health of the city through the amazing photos of Thomas Annan.

Find out more about the event and sign up here!

Previous Events

The heritage department holds a series of events as part of their engagement programmes, which run biannually from January to June and September to December. The following video playlists are of past recorded events, including our popular “Reframed” series of events addressing issues of equality, diversity, and inclusion within heritage collections.