The University of Michigan: Center for the History of Medicine & Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences

Thu, 10/20/2011 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

The Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine (CBSSM) and the Center for the History of Medicine are co-sponsoring a talk by Dr. Jason Karlawish, Professor of Medicine and Medical Ethics and the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Karlawish will discuss "Open Wound: The Tragic Obsession of Dr. William Beaumont," a story based on true events along the early 19th century American frontier. A reception will follow the talk, and copies of the book will be available for purchase.

Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Location: A. Alfred Taubman Biomedical Science Research Building

Room: 1130C BSRB

BSRB is located at 109 Zina Pitcher Place, just across from the Power Center.