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. 

Thursday, January 25, 2018

The Tsar's Doctor:  
The Selfless and Devoted Life of
Dr. Eugene Botkin


Rafael E. Jimenez, M.D.
Associate Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic

Leighton Auditorium, Siebens Building second floor
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, January 22: (507) 284-3676 or email lane.hilary@mayo.edu

2018 Dates

  • Monday, March 19 - "The Mayo Clinic Collection of Wax Models."  Presenter:  Karen Koka, Mayo Clinic Archivist Librarian
  • 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
  • November date and topic -- To be announced


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