File: Medical Examination of Students/Student Health Service

Scope and Content

Papers relating to student health. Pre-1939 papers include a general discussion of the issues of physical fitness and medical examinations of students, including correspondence with other UK universities about their arrangements. The discussions came against a background of the University's plan to establish a physical education centre, with facilities for medical examination

The post-war papers deal with the establishment of a student health service at the University with provisions for medical examinations, health education clinics and a sick bay.

Former reference: 191