November 3: Celebrating Ten Years of the Archives for Women in Medicine

By , September 22, 2015

Presented by the Archives for Women in Medicine, a program of the Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine’s Center for the History of Medicine, in partnership with the Foundation for the History of Women in Medicine:

 

Celebrating 10 Years of
the Archives for Women in Medicine

Since 2005, the Archives for Women in Medicine has documented and celebrated the professional records of women leaders in medicine.

To celebrate our anniversary, we’ll feature researchers who have used our collections to further the study and impact of women leaders in medicine and share our plans for the next phase of the Archives for Women in Medicine.

 

“Born International. Women, Medicine and Modernity”

Louella McCarthy: 2015-2016 Foundation for the History of Women in Medicine Fellow, Associate Professor and Academic Leader of Community Engagement in the Graduate School of Medicine at the University of Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia

Louella McCarthy, 2015-2016 Women in Medicine Fellow

Louella McCarthy

 

“Anne Pappenheimer Forbes, M.D., 1911-1992.
Harvard Medical School Clinical Professor of Medicine at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Endocrinologist, and Mother of Five”

Amalie Kass: Lecturer on the History of Medicine in the Harvard Medical School Department of Global Health and Social Medicine; historian and author of “Midwifery and Medicine in Boston: Walter Channing, M.D., 1786-1876”

Eleanor Shore: Senior Consultant to the Harvard Medical School Office for Academic and Clinical Programs; Harvard Medical School Dean for Faculty Affairs, Retired; Past Chair of the Archives for Women in Medicine

Anne Pappenheimer Forbes

Anne Pappenheimer Forbes

 

With remarks from Scott Podolsky, Director of the Center for the History of Medicine,
and Joan Ilacqua, Project Archivist for the Archives for Women in Medicine

 

Tuesday, November 3, 2015
6:30pm
Reception begins 6:00pm

Waterhouse Room
Gordon Hall
Harvard Medical School
25 Shattuck Street, Boston MA 02115

 

Free and open to the public.

Registration is required. To register, click here.

One Response to “November 3: Celebrating Ten Years of the Archives for Women in Medicine”

  1. Caroline L Osterman says:

    Please send the RSVP at my email…

    Thank You…

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