People within the Centre for the History of Medicine in Ireland

Staff, Students and Associates.

List of Staff, Associates and Students involved in the making of this project.


University of Ulster
Our current list of Ulster staff members, contact details and research details:

Dr Katherine Byrne

Emerita Professor Greta Jones

Dr Leanne McCormick

Dr Ian Miller

Andrew Sneddon


Dr Susan Kelly

Dr Elizabeth Lake

Dr James McGeachie

Dr Nigel Farrel

Dr John Privilege
Author of Michael Logue and the Catholic Church in Ireland, 1879-1925 and Four Decades of Public Health, Northern Ireland’s Health Boards, 1973-2009. Current research and forthcoming articles on the medical reform agenda in Northern Ireland in the 1930s (with Greta Jones) and the foundation of the NHS in Northern Ireland in 1948.

Dr Farhat Manzoor
Author with McKenna and Jones of “How could these people do this sort of stuff and then we have to look after them?” The Ethical Dilemmas of Nursing in the Northern Ireland Conflict.’ (Oral History, vol. 2, no. 2, 2007) and “Candles in the Dark: Medical Ethical Issues in Northern Ireland During the Troubles”. Current research interests include women’s history and the history of medicine in Ireland and England with special emphasises on Northern Ireland.

Research Students

Ruth Coon
PHD 'Medical Provision and the Northern Irish Troubles'

Seaneen Larkin
PHD ‘Managing Madness: Asylums in Ulster, 1845-1914’

Sean Graffin
PhD 'Nursing in Belfast and Glasgow'