Nederlandse Vereniging voor Medische Geschiedenis

7 Februari 2020 Meeting of the working group ‘History, Health and Healing’

16 januari 2020, door Werkgroep ‘History, Health and Healing’

Meeting of the working group ‘History, Health and Healing’


Time: Friday 7 February 2020, 13.00-18.00 hours

Location: University Library location Uithof, Heidelberglaan 3, Utrecht (Boothzaal)





13.00-13.30: Coffee and introduction


13.30-14.00: Toekomstplannen HHH (this will be in Dutch)


14.00-14.30: Guy Geltner, ‘Introduction to Healthscaping Urban Europe: Towards a multiscalar approach to Healthscaping’


14.30-15.00: Janna Coomans, ‘Healthscaping the Late Medieval Low Countries in 4 programs’


15.00-15.30: Tea break


15.30-16.00: Taylor Zaneri, ‘In, Around, and Under the Medieval City: Water and Waste in 14th Century Bologna’


16.00-16.30: Claire Weeda, ‘The mediation of medical knowledge in Netherlandish cities, 1300-1500’


16.30-17.00: Referents (Catrien Santing en Eddy Houwaart) and plenary discussion


17.00-18.00: Drinks




You are all very welcome! Free entrance but please register here [email protected]


More information on the working group:

Afbeelding website project premodern health scaping