History of the Health Sciences Lecture Series
with Katherine L. Carroll, Ph.D., Architectural Historian
Thursday, October 9, 2014
Refreshments at 5:30pm, Lecture at 6pm
Russ Berrie Pavilion, Room 2
1150 St. Nicholas Ave at W 168th St
The end of the nineteenth century witnessed the transformation of the American system of medical education. Medical colleges shifted from commercial entities offering repetitious lectures to university-affiliated departments providing hands-on laboratory and clinical training.