Public Programs

The New York Academy of Medicine Library hosts programming in medicine, history, and the humanities, sponsored by its Center for the History of Medicine and Public Health.

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Winter/Spring 2019 Programming

Winter/Spring 2019 Talking Health Brochure

Download the Academy's Winter/Spring 2019 Programming brochure.




2019 Event Series

History of Medicine and HealthGerm City: Microbes and the Metropolis
Germ City: Microbes and the Metropolis explores the complex story of New York’s long battle against infectious disease—a fight involving government, urban planners, medical professionals, businesses, and activists.