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Wednesday, April 25, 2018



The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029


Free, but advance registration is required

Sponsored by

The Academy Section on History of Medicine and Public Health

Due to the number of quality submissions received, the Academy Section on the History of Medicine and Public Health invites you to join us for a second special evening of short talks that will address current issues of health, medicine and gender.

Meet the April 25 Presenters:

Elihu L. Sussman, MD
Adjunct Assistant Professor,
Department of Pediatrics, NYU School of Medicine   

Vincent Palusci, MD, MS
Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics, NYU School of Medicine    
“A Historical Inquiry into Pediatric Gonococcal Vulvovaginitis”

Karen Langer, PhD
Clinical Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine, NYU School of Medicine
Rusk Rehabilitation, NYU Langone Health
“The Early History of Amnesia”

Andrew I. Spielman, DMD, PhD
Professor, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
NYU College of Dentistry
New York Academy of Medicine Fellow
“The Boy with the Golden Tooth”: A 1593 Case Report of the First Molded Gold Crown”

Gerard J. Fitzgerald, PhD
Visiting Scholar, Department of History and Art History
George Mason University
“Babies, Barriers, and Biological Weapons: Public Health Research at LOBUND: 1930-1952”

Event series:
Section and Workgroup Events