History of Medicine Society events

The History of Medicine Society of the Friends of the P.I. Nixon Medical Historical Library sponsor events during the academic year to promote and encourage the study of the history of the health sciences. On February 19, Kristin Budde, MS-IV, gave a presentation on the history of hysteria.

Kristin Budde, MS-IV,  presents on the history of hysteria

Kristin Budde, MS-IV, presents on the history of hysteria

 

Upcoming talks in the series include:

Date Speaker Title
March 26, 2014 Daniel Barron, MD/PhD Student The Medicine of Perfection – persistent 20th century medical utopias
April 23, 2014 Charleen Moore, PhD and others History of Medicine in Poetry, in honor of poetry month

Both events start at 6:00 pm in the Howe Conference Room of the Briscoe Library, located on the 5th floor.

For more information about the History of Medicine Society and to be included on the mailing list, contact Anne Comeaux, Assistant Director for Special Collections.

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