Calendar

 

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.
12pm, meet in the Academy lobby, 1216 Fifth Ave at 103rd St.
January 2020

Dying of Whiteness: How the Politics of Racial Resentment Is Killing America’s Heartland

The New York History of Science Lecture Series

Jonathan Metzl, MD, PhD, Frederick B. Rentschler II Professor of Sociology and Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University

1/22: 6pm, The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Ave at 103rd St., New York, NY 10029

Bibliography Week Lecture: What We Talk About When We Talk About Books

Leah Price, PhD, Henry Rutgers Distinguished Professor of English at Rutgers University

1/25: 11am, The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Ave at 103rd St., New York, NY 10029

February 2020

What Nostalgia Was: The History of a Deadly Emotion

The New York History of Science Lecture Series

Thomas Dodman, PhD, Director of Undergraduate Studies and Assistant Professor of French

2/19: 6pm, NYU-Gallatin, 1 Washington Pl., Room 801.

March 2020

In Search of the Cause of Death of Dr. Semmelweis: From Budapest to Vienna and Back Again

The Heberden Society Lecture Series

Andrew Schafer, MD, Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine

3/18: 5pm, Weill Cornell Medicine, 1300 York Ave., Uris Faculty Room (A-126).

The Triumph of the Scientific Imagination 1760–1900

The New York History of Science Lecture Series

Rob Illife, MD, Professor of History of Science at Oxford University

3/18: 6pm, Center for Science and Society, Columbia University, 513 Fayerweather Hall.

April 2020

Science and the History of Non-Existent Things

The New York History of Science Lecture Series

Jimena Canales, PhD, Professor at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

4/15: 6pm, NYU-Gallatin, 1 Washington Pl., Room 801.

Medical Bondage: Race, Gender, and the Origins of Medical Gynecology

The Heberden Society Lecture Series

Deirdre Cooper Owens, PhD, Director of the Humanities in Medicine Program and the Charles Wilson Professor in the History of Medicine, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

4/29: 5pm, Belfer Research Building, 413 East 69th St., BB 302-C/D.

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