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Early Women at Washington University School of Medicine

47th Historia Medica lecture - Candace O'Connor

Candace O'Connor will present the 47th Historia Medica lecture on Thursday, October 22, 2015 at 4:30 p.m.
Ira J. Kodner, MD

46th Historia Medica lecture: Ira J. Kodner, MD

Ira J. Kodner, MD, Emeritus Professor of Surgery at Washington University, will present the 46th Historia Medica lecture on Thursday, September 17, 2015 at 4:30 p.m.
A nurse and patient at Ridge Farm, possibly 1920's.

“Honest food, sunshine, [and] pure air”: Ridge Farm convalescent hospital for children

Some 25 miles outside of St. Louis, on a hill overlooking the Meramec River near Valley Park, there once operated a convalescent hospital for children. Overseen by St. Louis Children’s Hospital, this hospital on 127 acres in the Missouri woods was officially called the Country Department of the St. Louis Children’s Hospital, but was commonly known as Ridge Farm.

What's In A Title Page?

Do you pay any attention to the title pages in your books, or do you just skip past them to get to the text?  Most of today’s books have the title and author printed right on the cover o

Nova acta physico-medica Academiae caesareae Leopoldino-Carolinae naturae curiosorum

This fascinating 18th century natural history journal is in the Rare Medical Periodicals Collection of the Bernard Becker Medical Library (7).  This journal was published by the oldest nationa
The cover of the December 1953 issue of the Jewish Hospital publication '216'

Barnes Hospital and Jewish Hospital Publications Added to Digital Commons

Nearly 700 issues of publications distributed by Barnes and Jewish hospitals have been added to the Digital Commons @ Becker.
Galen

Two books by Galen published in 1528 and 1536

  Recently I cataloged two pocket size books 16th century books by Galen. The earlier imprint is on the dissection of the veins, arteries, and nerves (1528 ) and the later imprint by Galen is on palpitation, tremor, spasm and convulsions (1536...