Insights session

Wellcome Library Insights return: Ancient Medicine

Wellcome Library Insights return: Ancient Medicine

4 September 2014, 15.00-16.00

Location: Wellcome Library

The teaching of Hippocrates lies at the very foundation of Western medicine, but the early Greek understanding of the body remains a fascinating contrast to what we believe today.

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  • Disease and the Art of Medical Illustration

    Disease and the Art of Medical Illustration

    28 January 2015, 18.30

    Location: Barts Pathology Museum

    In this lavishly illustrated talk Dr Richard Barnett, author of The Sick Rose, will explore the connections between art, anatomy and medicine in an age of revolution. The Sick Rose draws on the Wellcome Library's remarkable collection of historical medical images.