History of Medicine Society
Lecture Series

This scholarly program presents lectures on diverse topics by experts in the history of medicine. Lectures are free and open to Mayo Clinic employees and students, patients, visitors and the public. 

Monday, March 19, 2018

The Mayo Clinic Wax Model Collection     


Karen F. Koka, M.A., M.I.L.S.
W. Bruce Fye Center for the History of Medicine, Mayo Clinic

Phillips Hall, Siebens Building street level
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN  

Complimentary light buffet at 5:30 p.m.
Lecture at 6:00 p.m.

Some wax models will be on view at this presentation.

Note: To provide adequate seating and food, please RSVP by Friday, March 16: (507) 284-3676 or email lane.hilary@mayo.edu

2018 Dates

  • Wednesday, May 23 - "From Mayo Clinic to Vietnam: Memoirs of a Physician Serving in the War."  Presenter:  James V. Donadio, Jr., M.D., Mayo Clinic Emeritus Staff
  • Monday, July 23 - Topic to be announced
  • Monday, September 10 - "Where Healing Begins: How Art and Architecture, Systems and Spirit Create the Unique Environment of Mayo Clinic."  Presenter:  Matthew D. Dacy, Mayo Clinic Department of Development
  • Monday, November 12 - Topic to be announced


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