October 31, 2014

UAB lecture looks at the history of medicine in Birmingham

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history of medicineThe history of medicine in early Birmingham is the subject of the Reynolds Historical Lecture Series at noon Tuesday, Nov. 11. Jim Phillips, M.A., a Birmingham-based historian, will present “Medical Practitioners and Medicines in Early Birmingham, 1871-1915.”

The lecture will be held at the Edge of Chaos, fourth floor of the Lister Hill Library, 1700 University Blvd. It is free and open to the public. A limited number of box lunches will be provided. CMEs are available. The lecture is hosted by the Reynolds Associates and UAB Historical Collections.

UAB Historical Collections consists of the Alabama Museum of the Health Sciences, the Reynolds Historical Library and UAB Archives.