Bullitt History of Medicine Club Lecture Schedule

Meetings typically run from noon to 1:00pm, with a light lunch provided.

The November Anatomy Day is an opportunity to view rare materials from the Wilson Special Collections Library. It is not a lecture, and lunch is not provided for this event.

Additional information will be added as it becomes available.

Date/Location Speaker Subject
3 September 2019,
12:00 p.m.,
G-100 Bondurant Hall
Dr. Robert C. Allen, James Logan Godfrey Professor of American Studies and Co-Director of the Community Histories Workshop, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Sarah E. Almond, Assistant Director, Community Histories Workshop, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Bringing Big Data to Asylum Studies: Historical Possibilities, Ethical Challenges
15 October 2019, 12:00 p.m.,
2025 Bondurant Hall
Shelley McKellar, PhD,
Hannah Professor in the History of Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada
Artificial Hearts: A Controversial Medical Technology and Its Sensational Patient Cases from Haskell Karp to Dick Cheney
12 November 2019,
12:00 p.m.,
Fearrington Reading Room, Wilson Special Collections Library
Anatomy Day Open House Drop by to compare what you’ve seen in the gross anatomy lab with historical representations of human anatomy over the centuries. Materials are drawn from holdings at the Wilson Special Collections Library. You don’t want to miss this fun and educational open house event.