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W. Bruce Fye History of Medicine Library: History of Medicine Society Lectures

History of Medicine Society Lectures

Previous lectures are available on the Video Exchange

Lecture Series 2022

June 22
A Woman’s War Too: Women at Work During World War II
Virginia Wright-Peterson, Ph.D. , Vice Chancellor for Finance and Campus Resources, University of Minnesota - Rochester
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February 21
Rochester Stories: Origins
Paul D. Scanlon, M.D., Emeritus, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
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Lecture Series 2021

January 27 
Harry Lee Parker: Games Lost and Won on the Playing Field of Neurology
Christopher J. Boes, M.D., Neurology, Mayo W-8B
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April 28
The History of Autopsy through the Ages
Mariam (Priya) Alexander, M.D., Assoc. Professor of Pathology, Dept. of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology

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July 12 
Pandemics, Plagues and Priests in Reformation England in the 16th and 17th Century: Why Haven't We Learned?
Gregory A. Poland, M.D., MACP, FIDSA, FRCP (London), Director, Mayo Vaccine Research Group
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