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.

September 2016

Sept 8 After Hours: Inside the Rare Book Collection of The New York Academy of Medicine
Session 5: Women’s Medicine
Presented by Atlas Obscura
The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street
6:30pm-7:45pm
$30, register at Atlas Obscura
Sept 13 Anita Guerrini, PhD, Oregon State University
“Animals and Humans in Louis XIV’s Paris”
Talk at 6:30pm at the Academy, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street
$35 for Friends of the Rare Book Room; $50 general public, register online.
Sept 15 “CONVENIENT : New York’s Love Affair With Plastics “
Part 3 of Fast, Cool & Convenient: Meeting New Yorkers’ High Demands
Presented with The Museum of the City of New York
Talk at 6:30pm at The Museum of the City of New York, 1220 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street
Free, register online.
Sept 21 The Honorable Diane Kiesel
“Dr. Dorothy Boulding Ferebee: Civil Rights Pioneer”
Talk at 6pm at the Academy, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street
Free, register online.
Sept 27 Scott Podolsky, MD, Harvard University
“The Antibiotic Era: Reform, Resistance and the Pursuit of a Rational Therapeutics”
The Heberden Society Lecture
Co-sponsored by the Weill Cornell Medical College’s Heberden Society
Talk at 6pm at the Academy, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street
Free, register online.
Sept 30-Oct 1 Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine
At the Academy, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street

October 2016

Sept 30-Oct 1 Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine
At the Academy, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street

November 2016

Nov 3 After Hours: Inside the Rare Book Collection of The New York Academy of Medicine
Session 6: Alchemy
Presented by Atlas Obscura
The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street
6:30pm-7:45pm
$30, register at Atlas Obscura
Nov 17 Gabriela Soto Laveaga, PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara
“When Mexican Physicians Take to the Streets and to Villages”
The Iago Galdston Lecture
Talk at 6pm at the Academy, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street
Free, register online.

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  8. I found 5 Lucky Safety Cards, my dad was an antique and collectible dealer, he passed away in April and I am trying to find a value for them.

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