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"History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again."
– Maya Angelou

Schedule of Speakers 2013-2014

Date: First Wednesday of each month
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Place: Onstead Auditorium, MD Anderson Hospital

Speaker Schedule 2013-2014
Date Speaker Topic
Sept. 4, 2013 William T. Butler, M.D. Baylor College of Medicine's Turbulent Transition to Independence
Oct. 2, 2013 Wil McCorquodale, Ph.D. The King's Physician: Jean Héroard
Nov. 6, 2013 Herbert L. Fred, M.D., MACP, with Hendrik A. van Dijk Maxwell Myer Wintrobe: New History and a New Appreciation
Dec. 4, 2013 William J. Schull, Ph.D. Houston and Hiroshima: Two Cities, Two Biomedical Research and Training Institutions and Their Relationship
Jan. 8, 2014 L. Maximilian Buja, M.D. Maude Abbott: Courageous Early Female Physician and Founder of the International Academy of Pathology
Feb. 5, 2014 John E. Wolf, Jr., M.D. A Trail of Tears: Vignettes from the History of Leprosy
March 5, 2014 Liliana F. Rodriguez, Dr.P.H., MPH, M(ASCP) Aztec Medicine
March 18, 2014 John P. McGovern Banquet
Bryant Boutwell, Dr.P.H.
John P. McGovern, M.D.: A Lifetime of Stories
April 2, 2014 Adrian Melissinos, Ph.D., RN Kezia Payne DePelchin and the Memphis Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
May 7, 2014 James A. Schafer, Jr., Ph.D. The Business of Private Medical Practice and the New History of the American Medical Profession

Archive of past schedules and speakers