Skip Navigation
Past Events by Category

Molecular Medicine in the War on Cancer: Success or Failure?

Thursday, December 16, 2021

Robin Scheffler, Ph.D., Science, Technology, and Society Program, MIT
Category: History of Medicine

Read more 281 views - Runtime: 01:00:37
A Galaxy of Genius? The Enduring Dream of Controlling Human Heredity

Thursday, October 28, 2021

Nathaniel Comfort, Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University
Category: History of Medicine

Read more 347 views - Runtime: 01:00:55
Reframing Lessons from the Syphilis Study Done at Tuskegee (1932-1972) to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic: From Vaccine Hesitancy to Vaccine Confidence

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Dr. Stephen B. Thomas, Professor of Health Policy & Management, University of Maryland School of Public Health, Director of Maryland Center for Health Equity
Category: History of Medicine

Read more 532 views - Runtime: 01:04:19
Peril in the Air: Pollution Activism on Film

Thursday, September 9, 2021

Sarah Eilers, MA, MLS, Archivist, Manager, Historical Audiovisuals, History of Medicine Division, NLM, NIH and Angela Saward, Wellcome Collection, London
Category: History of Medicine

Read more 202 views - Runtime: 01:16:55
Architecture and Mental Health Treatment: A Look Back at St. Elizabeths in Washington, D.C.

Thursday, June 24, 2021

Sarah Leavitt, Ph.D., Curator, Capital Jewish Museum
Category: History of Medicine

Read more 302 views - Runtime: 01:03:06
Dissecting Gender: Reframing Anatomical History Through the Female Body

Thursday, June 3, 2021

Allison Hill-Edgar, MD, MFA, Artist and Independent Scholar, New York Academy of Art, and the Fenimore Art Museum, and 2020 NLM Michael E. DeBakey Fellow
Category: History of Medicine

Read more 714 views - Runtime: 01:29:56
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Stockholm

Thursday, May 27, 2021

Robert Lefkowitz, Nobel Laureate
Category: History of Medicine

Read more 328 views - Runtime: 01:02:54
A Brief History of Eugenics in America: Implications for Medicine in the 21st Century

Thursday, April 22, 2021

Allen M. Spiegel, M.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Category: History of Medicine

Read more 648 views - Runtime: 00:59:06
Placing Women in Medicine: Maude Abbott and the Archaeology of Friendships

Thursday, March 25, 2021

Annmarie Adams, PhD, Professor, Department of Social Studies of Medicine (Chair) and School of Architecture, McGill University
Category: History of Medicine

Read more 319 views - Runtime: 00:53:03
Savages cry easily and are afraid of the dark: What It Means to Talk about Race and African American health

Thursday, February 11, 2021

Naa Oyo A. Kwate, PhD, Associate Professor of Africana Studies and Associate Professor of Human Ecology, Rutgers University
Category: History of Medicine

Read more 994 views - Runtime: 01:08:35