Calendar

Events of interest in the New York region

Ongoing

First Monday Tours Join us on the first Monday of every month (excluding holidays) to see highlights from the collection in the Drs. Barry and Bobbi Coller Rare Book Reading Room.
12 pm, meet in the Academy lobby, 1216 Fifth Ave at 103rd St.

January 2017

Jan 7-14 Anatomy Theater
8pm, BRIC House Ballroom
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217 Tickets
Jan 18 Book Discussion and Reception Honoring
Rosemary Stevens, PhD, MPH

6-8pm, Register
Jan 28 “How a Colonial Family Read: The Winthrops and Their Books”
11am-12:30pm, The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029, Register
Jan 28 The Library as Reality and Metaphor
2:30pm, The Helix Center, 247 East 82nd Street
New York, NY 10028, More Info

February 2017

Feb 1 The Roles of Physicians in 19th Century Polar Exploration
6:30pm-7:30pm, The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029, Register
Feb 16 Seventh Annual History of Medicine and Public Health Night
6pm, The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, Free, register online.
Feb 22 Stephanie Dick, Assistant Professor of History & Sociology of Science, Penn University
“After Math: Reasoning, Proving, and Computing in Postwar United States”
New York City History of Science Lecture Series
6pm, NYU Gallatin, 1 Washington Place, Room 801, More info

March 2017

Mar 9 Spring History of the Health Sciences lecture: Nuisance or Necessity? Historical Perspectives on the “Informed” Patient”
Nancy Tomes, Professor of History at Stony Brook University.
6pm at The Columbia University Augustus C. Long Health Sciences Library
Mar 29 Neil Safier, Associate Professor of History, Brown University
“Where Entangled Empires and Early Modern Science Intertwine: An Iberoamerican Perspective”
New York City History of Science Lecture Series
6pm at the Graduate Center, City University of New York, 365 Fifth Avenue, More info
Mar 30 Double Identity: Anomaly and the Imagination
6:30pm-8:00pm, The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029, Register

April 2017

Apr 4 Crossing Boundaries
6:00pm-7:30pm, The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029, Register
Apr 7-9 Race | Violence | Justice: The Need for Narrative
Columbia University Medical Center, 701 W. 168th Street, New York, NY 10032
Register online
Apr 13 Art in the Service of Medical Education: The Robert L. Dickinson-Belskie Birth Series and the Use of Sculpture to Teach the Process of Human Development from Fertilization Through Delivery
6pm-7:30pm, The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029, Register
Apr 26 Scent Track: What can the History of Olfaction tell us about Theorizing in the Life Sciences?
6pm-7:30pm, The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029, Register

May 2017

June 2017

Jun 12 GRUNT: The Curious Science of Humans at War
6pm-7:30pm, The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029, Register

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