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Bart’s Health NHS Trust


North Wing
St Bartholomew's Hospital 
West Smithfield


020 3465 5798

Opening Hours

Open: Monday-Friday 9.30-4.30

Closed: Christmas/New Year, Easter and public holidays

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RSS A STUDY IN SPECIALISM: cataloguing and conserving the archives of St Mark's Hospital

  • When St Mark’s Hospital Moved to Northwick Park… December 18, 2018
    …it was the Summer of 1995 and the successful outcome following several years of uncertainty. Since at least the late 1960s there had been a question mark of the future of St Mark’s Hospital. The Todd Report 1968 (Royal Commission on Medical Education) with its focus on rationalising London’s medical schools created uncertainty for the post-graduate […]
  • Cleaning and housing the St Mark’s Hospital glass lantern slides collection November 27, 2018
    The St Mark’s Hospital archive includes a collection of over 600 glass lantern slides, chiefly of histology specimens, plus related diagrams, charts and microscopic pathology images. It is thought that they were maintained by the Pathology Department or Research Department and were used for research and teaching purposes as well as forming clinical records of some St […]
  • Attending St Mark’s Hospital in the 1930s: Examining and preserving the case notes September 13, 2018
    The St Mark’s Hospital Archive contains an extensive record of the patients who passed through the hospital’s doors from 1900 onwards. An array of patient registers, such as admission and discharge, ward, private patient, out-patient, radium, anaesthetics, daily beds and operating theatre, covering 1900-1994, are complemented by Clinical Staff Meeting records where individual cases were […]