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History of Medicine Seminars for 2005

Wednesday, January 19, 2005

"The World Health Organization and the Transition from 'International' to 'Global Health'."

Dr. Elizabeth Fee

2:00 - 3:15 p.m. in the NLM Lister Hill Auditorium, Building 38A

Wednesday, February 16, 2005

"Telling Like it is: Surgeon-General C. Everett Koop and the PHS'S AIDS Mailing of 1988."

Dr. Alexandra Lord

2:00 - 3:15 p.m. in the NLM Lister Hill Auditorium, Building 38A

Tuesday, February 22, 2005

Cancelled

Wednesday, March 16, 2005

"Challenge: Science against Cancer" (1950); Cancer Research and the Public Education Movie in the 1950s."

Dr. David Cantor

2:00 - 3:15 p.m. in the NLM Lister Hill Auditorium, Building 38A

Wednesday, April 20, 2005

"Searching in European Collections of Premodern Medicine: New Light from Leprosy."

Dr. Luke Demaitre,

2:00 - 3:15 p.m. in the NLM Lister Hill Auditorium, Building 38A

Wednesday, May 11, 2005

"From Grievous Damage to Serene Convalescence: Hospital Magazine and Experiences of Recovery among British Servicemen during the Great War."

Dr. Jeffrey S. Reznick

2:00 - 3:15 p.m. in the NLM Lister Hill Auditorium, Building 38A

Wednesday, June 15, 2005

"Albert Szent-Gyorgyi and Cancer Alternatives."

Ralph Moss, PhD

2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in the NLM Lister Hill Auditorium, Building 38A

Wednesday, September 29, 2005

"The human body in Japanese illustrated books of the Edo period (1615-1868)."

Ellis Tineos

2:00 - 3:15 p.m. in the NLM Lister Hill Auditorium, Building 38A

Wednesday, October 26, 2005

"Malice or Melancholy? Forensic Psychiatry in Eighteenth Century Germany."

Kathy Stuart

2:00 - 3:15 p.m. in the NLM Lister Hill Auditorium, Building 38A

Thursday, December 1, 2005

"Money and Speed and Time: c19 Book Illustration Processes: A Really Illustrated Lecture."

Terry Belanger

2:00 - 3:15 p.m. in the NLM Lister Hill Auditorium, Building 38A



NLM Special Programs for 2005

Wednesday, February 23 2005 – NLM African American History Month Program

"How Cancer Crossed the Color Line: Race and Disease in 20th Century America."

Keith Wailoo, PhD, Rutgers University

2:00 p.m. in the NLM Lister Hill Auditorium, Building 38A

Monday, March 28, 2005 – Women's History Month Program at the National Library of Medicine

"The Human Genome and the Women's Health Initiative."

Bernadine Healy, MD

2:00 - 3:15 p.m. in the NLM Lister Hill Auditorium, Building 38A

Thursday, June 9, 2005 – Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Awareness Month

"April and Renée: the Supermodel, the Tennis Player, and the Discourses of Trans/Sexual Difference."

Dr. Dan O'Connor, University of Wisconsin - Madison

2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in the NLM Lister Hill Auditorium, Building 38A

Wednesday, November 2, 2005 – Hispanic History Month

"Interamerican Solidarity: A History of the Pan American Health Organization."

Marcos Cueto

2:00 p.m. in the NLM Lister Hill Auditorium, Building 38A