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.
“P&S” 1767-2017: 250 Years of the College of Physicians and Surgeons: An Exhibit from Archives & Special Collections, Augustus C. Long Health Sciences Library.  (July 21-December 20, 2017) Can be seen on Lower Level 2 of the Hammer Health Sciences Building (701 W. 168th St, New York, NY 10032). Contact Archives & Special Collections at hslarchives@columbia.edu to arrange for admission. More Info
Sep 6-Oct 29 Plant Cure (Exhibition)
CENTRAL BOOKING, 21 Ludlow St, New York, 10002, More Info

September 2017

Sep 25 Beyond Mindfulness: Buddhism and Health in Historical Perspective
6pm-7:30pm, The Heyman Center for the Humanities at Columbia University in the City of New York, More Info
Sep 26 Fire, Water, Moon: Supplemental Seasons in a Time without Season
6pm, The Heyman Center for the Humanities at Columbia University in the City of New York, More Info
Sep 28 The Great War and Modern Veteran Care
6pm-7:30pm, The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029, Register
Sep 28 Weill Cornell Medicine: A “Brief” History of Cornell’s Medical School
5pm, Belfer Research Building, Weill Cornell Medicine, 413 East 69th Street, Room 204 A-C.

October 2017

Oct 2 Explorations in the Medical Humanities: Silencing the Body: Hypnosis, Music, and Pain in the 19th C.
6pm-7:30pm, The Heyman Center for the Humanities at Columbia University in the City of New York, More Info
Oct 5 More Than Medicine: Social Justice and Feminist Movements for Health
6:30pm-8:00pm, The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029, Register
Oct 10 Psychiatry’s Most Misunderstood Founding Father: Adolf Meyer
6pm-7:30pm, The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029, Register
Oct 15 Open House New York Festival
10am-5:00pm, The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029, Register
Oct 16 Explorations in the Medical Humanities: Inventions of the Soul
6pm-7:30pm, The Heyman Center for the Humanities at Columbia University in the City of New York, More Info
Oct 17 A History of American War in Five Bodies
6pm-7:30pm, The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029, Register
Oct 30 Explorations in the Medical Humanities: Three Ways of Looking at an Opium Ball
6pm-7:30pm, The Heyman Center for the Humanities at Columbia University in the City of New York, More Info

November 2017

Nov 8 Atlas Obscura After Hours Session 3: Women and Medicine
6pm-7:30pm, The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029, Register
Nov 14 Unable to Breathe: Race, Asthma, and the Environment in Civil Rights Era New Orleans and New York
6pm-7:30pm, The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029, Register
Nov 29 The Sherlock Holmes of Non-Fiction Medical Writers
6pm-7:30pm, The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029, Register

December 2017

Dec 11 James Hogg (1770-1835) and Illness Narratives in a Scottish Context
6pm-7:30pm, The Heyman Center for the Humanities at Columbia University in the City of New York, More Info

January 2018

Jan 9-Mar 31 The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón Y Cajal (Exhibition)
Grey Art Gallery, New York University, 100 Washington Square East, New York, NY 10003, More Information

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