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Cancelled: Colloquium on the History of Psychiatry and Medicine

Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm


Colloquium on the History of Psychiatry and Medicine

“Caring for the Diseased Nerves of Africa:
The Evolution of Neurosurgery, Neurology, and an Egalitarian Thought Style on Neurological Diseases in Nigeria, 1962-1995”


Frank Blibo, A.M, MTS, Th.M.: PhD Candidate, Department of the History of Science, Harvard University

Presented by the Department of Postgraduate and Continuing Education, McLean Hospital and the Center for the History of Medicine, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine.

The last in a series of four lectures given as the 2017 Colloquium on the History of Psychiatry and Medicine. The Colloquium offers an opportunity to clinicians, researchers, and historians interested in a historical perspective on their fields to discuss informally historical studies in progress.


Thursday, December 21, 2017
4:00-5:30 PM

Lahey Room, fifth floor
Countway Library of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
10 Shattuck Street, Boston MA 02115

Free and open to the public.

For further information contact David G. Satin, M.D., Colloquium Director, phone/fax 617-332-0032, e-mail