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Medical History Interest Group Lecture Series

Laupus Library History Collections & the Department of Bioethics & Interdisciplinary Studies sponsor the Medical History Interest Group Presentations as an educational service for the East Carolina University community. The Library hopes that the speakers and topics selected will promote a greater understanding of the historical and philosophical underpinnings of today's health care disciplines.

For more information contact our History Collections department.

You can also view recordings of many of our past presentations in our archives.

Spring 2016 Medical History Interest Group Presentations

Monday, February 29 at 4:30 pm
Dentistry as Depicted by 17th Century Dutch Masters
Waldemar de Rijk, PhD, DDS, Clinical Assoc. Prof., School of Dental Medicine

Monday, March 21 at 4:30 pm
The Athenian Plague and Ancient Greek Medicine
Anthony Papalas, Ph.D., Professor, History (retired)

Monday, April 11 at 4:30 pm
Galen’s Zygoma: The Birth of Anatomical Terminology: A Confluence of Medicine, Language and History
Walter Sabiston, M.D.

All presentations are held at the 4th floor Evelyn Fike Laupus Gallery of the Laupus Library (except where noted).

Refreshments will be provided.
Lectures are sponsored by the Laupus Library History Collections and the Department of Bioethics and Interdisciplinary Studies.

Lectures may be videotaped.

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