Past Events

Events which have already happened.

Written in Stone: the story of the 1918 flu epidemic as told by cemetery stones in Wilkes County Apr 08, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM HSL 527,
Trent History of Medicine Lecture: A Defense of the Humanities in Medical Education Mar 31, 2014 from 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM Duke University Medical Center Library, Room 102,
History of Pediatric Pain: To Treat or Not to Treat, That was the Question Feb 25, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM HSL 527,
Tour of Special Collections at the Health Sciences Library Jan 21, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM HSL 527,
Come see a sample of the cool “stuff” housed in Special Collections at the Health Sciences Library. Meeting begins at 12:00 Noon. Due to the nature of this session, refreshments will not be provided. For more information: 919-966-1776, or see the Bullitt History of Medicine Club website at: http://www.med.unc.edu/bhomc/
The History of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: Diagnosis and Treatment Nov 05, 2013 from 05:30 PM to 07:00 PM Health Sciences Library, Room 527,
Trent History of Medicine Lecture: The Materiality of the Brand: Form, Function, and the Pharmaceutical Trademark Oct 23, 2013 from 05:30 PM to 07:30 PM Perkins Library, Room 217, Duke University,
Dr. Jeremy Greene will explore the limits of patents and trademarks in the sphere of pharmaceutical intellectual property. Sponsored by the Rubenstein Library History of Medicine Collections, the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History, and the Trent Center for Bioethics, Humanities & History of Medicine.
Clio in the Clinic: What the History of Pain Without Lesion in 19th Century America Reveals About Present Chronic Pain Management Oct 15, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Health Sciences Library, Room 527,
Memorial service scheduled for Dr. George Sheldon Oct 12, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 02:00 PM UNC Genome Science Building,
Dr. George F. Sheldon passed away on June 16, 2013. A memorial service will be held on campus on October 12. Please note, the time was originally set for 1 p.m. It was changed in late August to noon.
The Saving Place: UNC's Response to the Hurricane Katrina Disaster Sep 30, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Health Sciences Library, Room 527,
Medicine’s Michelangelo: Book signing and talk by the author Sep 26, 2013 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM Health Sciences Library, Room 527,
The Neuron Doctrine and the Birth of American Neurology Apr 17, 2012 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Health Sciences Library, Room 527,
An 1841 Medical Bill for the Care of Enslaved African-Americans and the Banality of Evil Apr 10, 2012 from 05:30 PM to 07:30 PM Duke Medical Center Library Reading Room (#102),
Two Tales of Paradoxical Progress: How Hemophilia Became Manageable in the Twentieth Century (with Special Reference to Pioneering Medicine at UNC) Mar 27, 2012 from 05:30 PM to 07:30 PM Health Sciences Library, Room 527,
"Fun in Bed": Entertaining Hospital Patients in 20th-Century America Feb 16, 2012 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Health Sciences Library, Room 527,
The Federal Government's Efforts to Racially Integrate Hospitals under Medicare, 1963-1967 Feb 14, 2012 from 05:30 PM to 07:30 PM Perkins Library, Rare Book Room (#111), Duke,
Infectious Diseases in the Movies: Fact or Fiction Jan 17, 2012 from 05:30 PM to 07:30 PM Health Sciences Library, Room 527,
Skeletons in our Closet: Anatomical Eponyms Dec 08, 2011 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM LOCATION CHANGED: Medical Biomolecular Research Building (MBRB) Room G202,
Caleb Parry and the Brief Life of Parry’s Disease Dec 06, 2011 from 05:30 PM to 07:30 PM Duke Medical Center Library Reading Room (#102),
To Be One of the Boys: Aftershocks of the World War I Nursing Experience Nov 15, 2011 from 05:30 PM to 07:30 PM Health Sciences Library, Room 527,
Behind the White Marches: El Salvador's Radical Community Health Movement Oct 18, 2011 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Health Sciences Library, Room 527,