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. 

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

History of Neurology in Film:  The Early Beginnings    

Eelco F. Wijdicks, M.D., Ph.D.  
Professor of Neurology
Associate Professor of History of Medicine
Mayo Clinic


Leighton Auditorium, Siebens Building 
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN  

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

Note: To provide adequate seating and food, please RSVP by
Monday, July 22
: (507) 284-3676 or email lane.hilary@mayo.edu

Future Presentations

  • October 2 -  Edith Graham Mayo: Partner in Marriag and Medicine
    Presenter:  Judith Hartzell, author of "Mrs. Charlie: The Other Mayo" 
  • November 14 - The Frustrated Benevolence of 'Dr. Anonymous': Unraveling a Myth in the Early History of Angina Pectoris 
    Presenter:  Paul D. Kligfield, M.D., 2019 W. Bruce Fye Visiting Professor
    Professor Emeritus of Medicine
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY


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