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History of Medicine Seminars for 2007

Monday, January 29, 2007

"The *OTHER* Hopkins Collections: Rare Books at the Sheridan Libraries of the Johns Hopkins University."

John A. Buchtel, Johns Hopkins University

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

Wednesday, February 21, 2007

"A Physiology of the Imagination: Romanticism, Pathology, Transcendence."

Richard Sha, American University

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

Tuesday, April 17, 2007

"Pursuing the Hormonal Fountain of Youth: 1889 to the Present."

Adriane Fugh-Berman, Georgetown University

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

Wednesday, July 25, 2007

"Birthing a Slave: Motherhood and Medicine in the Antebellum South."

Marie Jenkins Schwartz, University of Rhode Island

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

Wednesday, August 1, 2007

"The Telescopic Body: Visualizations Of Normal Anatomy And Social Pathology In Weimar Germany."

Kristen Ehrenberger, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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

Tuesday, August 21, 2007

"Controlling TB to Boost Production: the Shanghai Anti-Tuberculosis Association and China's First Five Year Plan."

Rachel Core, Johns Hopkins University

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

Wednesday, August 29, 2007

"Proprietary Medicines & the Development of Intellectual Property Rights in 19th Century America."

Courtney Fullilove, Columbia University

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

Thursday, October 18, 2007

"The Resurrection Trade: A Poetry Reading."

Leslie Adrienne Miller, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN

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

Thursday, October 25, 2007

"Anatomy Remediated: Aligning Recent and Older Technomedical Gazes."

Isabelle Dussauge, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden

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

Wednesday, October 31, 2007

"Animals, Anatomy, and Natural History in Louis XIV's Paris."

Anita Guerrini, PhD, University of California - Santa Barbara

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

Tuesday, November 6, 2007

Joint Program with the Washington Society for the History of Medicine

"When Sleeping Beauty Walked Out of the Anatomy Museum: Anatomical Shows that Inspired Art, Made Fairground Fame, and Altered the Face of a Saint."

Kathryn Hoffmann, University of Hawaii, Manoa

4:00 - 5:30 p.m. in the NLM Lister Hill Visitor Center, Building 38A

Monday, December 3, 2007

"Made Over in America." (Film Premier)"

Bernadette Wegenstein

4:00 - 6:00 p.m. in the NLM Lister Hill Auditorium, Building 38A

Wednesday, December 12, 2007

"Who's Minding the Data? A History and Sociology of Data Monitoring Committees in Clinical Cancer Trials."   - Comment by Michael Proschan, National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH

Peter Keating, Université du Québec à Montréal

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



NLM Special Programs for 2007

Monday, February 26, 2007 – African American History Month

"No Boundaries: A Cancer Surgeon's Odyssey and the Contributions of African American Surgeons to Medicine."

LaSalle D. Leffall, Jr., MD.

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

Tuesday, March 13, 2007 – Womens' History Month

"Leona Baumgartner and the New York Department of Public Health: Déjà Vu All Over Again."

Julia Frank, MD, George Washington University,

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

Wednesday, May 16, 2007 – Asian-American History Month

"The Case of SARS and Chinese Medicine."

Marta Hanson, Johns Hopkins University

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

Thursday, June 7 2007 – Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Awareness Month

"United in Anger: A History of Act-Up."

Sarah Schulman and James Hubbard, Act-Up Oral History Project

2:00 - 3:15 p.m. in the Natcher Center Balcony B, Building 45

Tuesday, September 18, 2007 – Hispanic History Month

"A Fever For Empire: U.S. Disease Eradication in Cuba as Colonial Public Health."

Mariola Espinosa, PhD, Southern Illinois University Carbondale

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