Events

Medical Artist Kathleen Mackay
Emory medical artist Kathleen Mackay: Joseph T. Jackson. Emory Medical School, 1952.  
Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.

Welcome & Keynote Session

Friday, 8:00-10:00am  -  Lullwater Ballroom, Emory Conference Center Hotel

  • Welcome Message – Robin Forman, PhD, Dean of Emory College of Arts and Sciences
  • Keynote Lectures - Public Health Game Changers

Introductions by W. Clyde Partin, MD & Howard I. Kushner, PhD, Emory University

I. William Foege, MD, MPH, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: History of Small Pox Eradication

II. James Curran, MD, MPH, Dean, School of Public Health, Emory University: Early History of AIDS

History of Medicine Library Exhibit & Reception:
“Medical Treasures at Emory:  A Display of Rare Medical Books, Letters, and Artifacts”

Exhibit Curator
Robert (Bob) Gaynes, MD
Professor of Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine

Open Daily, 9:00am-5:00pm

Reception: Friday, 5-6:30pm  - Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library, Emory University

Garrison Lecture

Friday, 6:30-7:30pm - Randall Packard, Ph.D. - Woodruff Health Sciences Center Auditorium, Emory University

Gary Motley Trio Performance

Saturday Evening, 8-8:30pm - Gary Motley Trio - Lullwater Ballroom, Emory Conference Center Hotel

Global Health Film Soirée

Thursday, 5:30-7 pm - Silverbell Pavillion, Emory Conference Center Hotel

Conveners: Anne-Emanuelle Birn, University of Toronto and Michael Sappol, History of Medicine Division of the National Library of Medicine

with clips/commentary from:

  • The Silent War: Colombia's Fight against Yellow Fever (Documentary Film Productions, 1943)
    Mariola Espinosa, Yale University
  • Medicine in the Tropics (Firestone Tire and Rubber Company, 1948)
    Gregg Mitman, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • MD International (AMA, Smith Kline, and French, 1958)
    Jane Kim, UCLA