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Exhibits and Events Calendar

Upcoming Events

 

42nd Annual Garland Lecture

“Measuring Value in Healthcare”

 

Join us for Dr. Peter J. Neumann’s talk on the promises and pitfalls of using formal cost-effectiveness analysis to help the United States achieve better value for its health spending. Dr. Neumann, founder and director of the Cost-Effectiveness Registry, focuses his investigations on the use of comparative effectiveness research and cost-effectiveness analysis in health care decision making.

 

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
5:30pm

Amphitheater, Armenise Building
Harvard Medical School
210 Longwood Avenue, Boston MA 02115

To register, please contact the Boston Medical Library at BostonMedLibr@gmail.com or 617-432-5169.

 

 

Colloquium on the History of Psychiatry and Medicine

“Going Crazy at Work: The History of Carbon Disulfide”

 

Paul Blanc, M.D.: Professor of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco

Presented by the Department of Postgraduate and Continuing Education, McLean Hospital and the Center for the History of Medicine, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine.

The second in a series of four lectures given as the 2017 Colloquium on the History of Psychiatry and Medicine. The Colloquium offers an opportunity to clinicians, researchers, and historians interested in a historical perspective on their fields to discuss informally historical studies in progress.

 

Thursday, October 19, 2017
4:00-5:30 PM

Lahey Room, fifth floor
Countway Library of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
10 Shattuck Street, Boston MA 02115

Free and open to the public.

For further information contact David G. Satin, M.D., Colloquium Director, phone/fax 617-332-0032, e-mail david_satin@hms.harvard.edu

 

 

Colloquium on the History of Psychiatry and Medicine

“The Complexities of Medical Confidentiality with World Leaders”

 

David Steinberg, M.D.: Lahey Clinic Medical Center emeritus

Presented by the Department of Postgraduate and Continuing Education, McLean Hospital and the Center for the History of Medicine, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine.

The third in a series of four lectures given as the 2017 Colloquium on the History of Psychiatry and Medicine. The Colloquium offers an opportunity to clinicians, researchers, and historians interested in a historical perspective on their fields to discuss informally historical studies in progress.

 

Thursday, November 16, 2017
4:00-5:30 PM

Lahey Room, fifth floor
Countway Library of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
10 Shattuck Street, Boston MA 02115

Free and open to the public.

For further information contact David G. Satin, M.D., Colloquium Director, phone/fax 617-332-0032, e-mail david_satin@hms.harvard.edu

 

 

Colloquium on the History of Psychiatry and Medicine

“Caring for the Diseased Nerves of Africa:
The Evolution of Neurosurgery, Neurology, and an Egalitarian Thought Style on Neurological Diseases in Nigeria, 1962-1995”

 

Frank Blibo, A.M, MTS, Th.M.: PhD Candidate, Department of the History of Science, Harvard University

Presented by the Department of Postgraduate and Continuing Education, McLean Hospital and the Center for the History of Medicine, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine.

The last in a series of four lectures given as the 2017 Colloquium on the History of Psychiatry and Medicine. The Colloquium offers an opportunity to clinicians, researchers, and historians interested in a historical perspective on their fields to discuss informally historical studies in progress.

 

Thursday, December 21, 2017
4:00-5:30 PM

Lahey Room, fifth floor
Countway Library of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
10 Shattuck Street, Boston MA 02115

Free and open to the public.

For further information contact David G. Satin, M.D., Colloquium Director, phone/fax 617-332-0032, e-mail david_satin@hms.harvard.edu

 

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