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Vid-U “Doctors: The History of Science Revealed through Biography”

January 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

January 18:
Morgagni and the Anatomy of Disease
Hunter, the Surgeon as Scientist

The lecturer is well-known physician and lecturer, Sherman B. Nuland, MD from the Yale School of Medicine. In twelve lectures, two shown each week through February 8, Dr. Nuland will discuss the history of medical practice and ideas, beginning with the time of Hippocrates to the development of cardiac surgery

The lectures are shown on Thursday mornings at 11 am in the Medford Leas Theater.

January 4:
Hippocrates and the Origins of Western Medicine
The Paradox of Galen

January 11:
Vesalius and the Renaissance of Medicine
Harvey, Discoverer of the Circulation

January 18:
Morgagni and the Anatomy of Disease
Hunter, the Surgeon as Scientist

January 25:
Laennec and the Invention of the Stethoscope
Morton and Origins of Anesthesia

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January 18
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11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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