Harvey and the witches

William Harvey is famous for discovering the circulation of the blood around the body. He was also involved in 17th century investigations into allegations of witchcraft.

Matthew Wood

Object lessons: how do we represent today's women doctors?

In September 2018 the RCP museum launches a new exhibition, ‘This vexed question’: 500 years of women in medicine. The museum invites physicians to suggest what objects represent the lives of women doctors today.

Briony Hudson
Sarah Lowry
Kristin Hussey