History of Medicine Society
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, January 15, 2020
Healing Begins When You Walk Through the Door: The "Inside Story" of Memorable Mayo Clinic Buildings
Matthew D. Dacy
Mayo Clinic Department of Development
Chair, Mayo Clinic Heritage Days
Phillips Hall, Siebens Building street level
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Complimentary light buffet at 5:30 p.m.
Lecture at 6:00 p.m.
- March 18 - The History of Autopsy at Mayo Clinic
Presenter: Mariam (Priva) P. Alexander, M.D., Anatomic Pathology, Mayo Clinic
- May 11 - On Whose Authority
In celebration of National Nurses Week and Florence Nightingale
Presenter: Patrick J. Dean, R.N. (retired), Department of Nursing, Mayo Clinic
- July 22 - History of Family Medicine at Mayo Clinic
Presenter: Elizabeth W. Cozine, M.D., Family Medicine, Mayo Clinic
- October 7 - Of Life and Limb: Surgical Repair of the Arteries in War and Peace, 1880-1960
Presenter: Justin Barr, M.D., Ph.D., General Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
- November 4 - Title to be announced
Presenter: Jacalyn Duffin, M.D., F.R.C.P.(C), Ph.D.
Hannah Chair History of Medicine, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, CA
Dr. Duffin is the 2020 W. Bruce Fye Visiting Professor.