Bullitt Club & Trent Society Speakers for 2009-2010

The Bullitt History of Medicine Club sponsors a collaborative series of monthly evening meetings with the Trent History of Medicine Society, alternating between UNC and Duke campuses, as well as a series of noon meetings at UNC. Both evening and noon schedules are provided below. All meetings are free and open to the public.

All UNC events will be held in the Fifth Floor Conference Room (#527), UNC Health Sciences Library. All Duke events will be held in the History of Medicine Reading Room (#102), Duke Medical Center Library.

For more information and directions, see the Bullitt Club Web site. Bullitt lectures are also available as mp3s on the web site and via iTunes. Please note that the schedule is subject to change. Check the site for up-to-date information on Bullitt events.

Bullitt / Trent Evening Lectures:

Dr. Philip Klemmer, Professor of Medicine, UNC School of Medicine
Jack London's Mysterious Malady
Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2009 — 5:30 p.m.
*A lecture recording is availabe at http://www.med.unc.edu/bhomc/bullitt-lectures-online.html

Dr. Gordon Klintworth, Wadsworth Research Professor, Ophthalmology, Duke University
The Lady in America’s Most Famous Painting
Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2009 — 5:30 p.m.

Dr. Michael McVaugh, Professor Emeritus of History, UNC
Arabic into Latin (Or, Why Medical Schools Got Started)
Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009 — 5:30 p.m.

Dr. Edward C. Halperin, Dean, School of Medicine, University of Louisville
Historical Problems Posed by the 100th Anniversary of Flexner’s Report on Medical Education
Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2009 — 5:30 p.m. 

Dr. Keith Wailoo, Professor of History, Rutgers University
Title TBA
Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2010 — 5:30 p.m. 

Dr. H. Michael Jones, Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, UNC School of Medicine
Poverty, Pellagra, and the Tale of a Tar Heel
Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2010 — 5:30 p.m.

Dr. Margaret Humphreys, Josiah Charles Trent Professor in the History of Medicine, Duke University
The South's Secret Weapons: Disease, Environment and the Civil War
Tuesday, March 30, 2010 — 5:30 p.m.

Dr. William Bradford, Professor of Pathology, Duke University
Pathology at Duke As I Remember It
Tuesday, April 13, 2010 — 5:30 p.m.

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