February 16, 2021 Guest Lecturer Prof Susan Lamb, Jason A. Hannah Chair in History of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine (DIME), University of Ottawa, presented via Zoom by he Osler Society on February 12 at 12:30 p.m.
February 01, 2021 Prof Shelley McKellar to deliver talk -- "Knives, Guillotines or Scissors? Tonsil 'Cutting' & Surgical Knowledge in the 19th Century" -- to Northern Ontario History of Health & Medicine Group and NOSM Surgical Interest Group
Event will take place on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at 12 noon.
November 18, 2015 Ali Tavallaei is making better use of his time these days. As one of three young scholars chosen as part of the recently launched Western Medical Innovation Fellowship program, his focus has been streamlined.
November 04, 2015 The inaugural lecture for the newly introduced History of Medicine Visiting Speaker Series took place earlier this month with huge success. Nearly 100 people were in attendance for Dr. Dale C. Smith’s lecture, “Caring for the Wounded: How the Great War Medical Experience Shaped Post-War American Surgery.”
November 04, 2015 "Somebody Call the Doctor - Rural Medical Practices in the Late Nineteenth Century" is a new hallway case display outside MSB 146 and MSB 148 that showcases objects from the Medical Artifact Collection at Western. Stop to see some of the artifacts used in 'doctoring' when house calls and kitchen table surgery took place! To learn more about the 1200 medical objects in the Medical Artifact Collection at Western, go to http://medicalhistory.uwo.ca/