'Health screening and surveillance of normal populations', 1994.

Health screening and surveillance of normal populations', 1994.
This hand-carved wooden automaton was commissioned specially for the Health Matters gallery. It was designed by Paul Spooner to summarise visually the health screening and surveillance programmes that characterised late-20th-century medicine in Britain and other industrialised nations. Doctors and nurses are shown carrying out health checks on infants, children and pregnant women.
 
Currently on display in:
Health Matters
Year made :
1994
Inventory number :
1994-160