Alexandra Esteves – Research studies the history of diseases and epidemics in Portugal
90 Segundos de Ciência | Ep. 1388 | 21st of September of 2022
The 90 seconds of Science program broadcast, on September 21, 2022, an interview with Alexandra Esteves, Professor at the Department of History of the Institute of Social Sciences at the University of Minho (ICS UM) and researcher at Lab2PT, about the History of diseases and epidemics in Portugal between 1834 and 1979.
The aim of the study is to preserve the memory of these events and record the different strategies used to combat the disease outbreaks that plagued the country between the 19th and the 20th century.
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