The University of Iowa History of Medicine Society

Presentations and Events, 2010/2011

Thursday, September 23, 2010,  5:30-6:30
Scamman, Franklin, M.D.  Prof. Dept. of Anesthesiology, University of Iowa
The Anesthesia for the First Heart Transplant: Cape Town 1967

Thursday, October 28, 2010, 5:30-6:30
George W. Beran, D.V.M., Ph.D., Prof. Emer. Vet. Microbiol. & Prev. Med., ISU
One Health:  Human & Animal Rabies, an issue in human & animal relations

Friday, November 19, 2010,  5:30-6:30
Mark Waddell, Ph.D., Assist. Prof., Dept. of History, Michigan State University
Viper’s Flesh and Unicorn’s Horn: The Quest for a Magical Panacea

Thursday, January 27, 2011, 5:30-6:30
Axel Ruprecht D.D.S., M.Sc.D., F.R.C.D.(C), Prof. of Diag. Sci. & Oral & Maxillofacial Rad., UI
The History of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology

Thursday, February 24, 2011, 5:30-6:30
Micheil Cannistra, Sparks essay contest Winner,  3rd Year Med. student, U of I
Indian Giver:  Lynch Syndrome, The Navajo, and the Genetic Revolution

Thursday, March 24, 2011, 4:30-7:30
Art and Medicine: Partners through the Centuries
The University of Iowa History of Medicine Society and the University Libraries invite you to an Open House in the John Martin Rare Book Room, 4th floor, Hardin Library for the Health Sciences.

Friday, April 29, 2011, 6:00-9:00
Allen Shotwell, M.A., M.S. , PhD (ABD) in History & Phil. of Sci. at Ind. Univ.
The Anatomist and the Book in the Early Sixteenth Century

Past Presentations and Events List

Some presentations available online from the website