"History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again."
– Maya Angelou
Schedule of Speakers 2014-2015
Date: First Wednesday of each month
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Place: Onstead Auditorium, MD Anderson Hospital
Speaker Schedule 2014-2015
|Sept. 3, 2014
||George P. Noon, M.D.
||The Life and Surgical Firsts of Michael E. DeBakey, M.D.
|Sept. 30, 2014 (Tuesday)
||Eugene Boisaubin, M.D.
||Medical Care and Learning During the American Civil War: The Horror and the Hope
|Nov. 5, 2014
||Garabed Eknoyan, M.D.
||The Quest for Certainty in Medicine
|Dec. 3, 2014
||Armond S. Goldman, M.D.
||The Birth of the Science of Immunology
|Jan. 7, 2015
||Kenneth L. Mattox, M.D.
||Advanced Surgical Contributions of Early Middle Eastern Physicians
|Feb. 4, 2015
||Robert O. Marlin
||Truman G. Blocker Jr., M.D.: A Superlative Man
|March 4, 2015
||Andrew DuPont, M.D.
||Illness in the White House: The Health of the U.S. Presidents
|March 17, 2015
|John P. McGovern Banquet
Howard Markel, M.D., Ph.D.
|An Anatomy of Addiction: Sigmund Freud, William Halsted and the Miracle Drug Cocaine
|April 1, 2015
||Donald M. Marcus, M.D.
||Medical Quackery – All But Eternal
|CANCELLED - May 6, 2015
||David A. Sears, M.D.
||The History of Vitamin B12 and Pernicious Anemia: An Interesting Cast of Characters
Archive of past schedules and speakers