Program

Program Overview

as of May 7, 2013

Southern Medical College
Southern Medical College (founded in 1878): Atlanta.
Image courtesy of Emory University School of Medicine. 

Program Overview

2013 American Association for the History of Medicine

 Emory Conference Center Hotel, Atlanta, Georgia

May 16 – May 19, 2013

 

Wednesday, May 15

4:00-6:00pm

ALHHS Board Meeting

CNR 1034

Thursday, May 16

12:00-9:00pm

Registration

Hearth

8:00am-3:00pm

ALHHS Annual Meeting

Emory School of Public Health Claudia Nance Rollins (CNR) Bldg. 1000

8:00am-3:00pm

MeMA Annual Meeing

Emory School of Public Health Claudia Nance Rollins (CNR) Bldg. 6001

1:00-6:00pm

AAHM Council Meeting - Lunch Provided

Hickory meeting room

2:00-6:00pm

Sigerist Circle Meeting

Oak Amphitheatre

9:00am-7:00pm

CDC Self-Guided Museum Tour available (ID required)

12:30pm

CDC Guided Museum Tour (registration and ID required)

3:00pm

CDC Guided Museum Tour (registration and ID required)

5:30-7:00pm

Global Health Film Soirée

Silverbell Pavillion

7:00-9:00pm

Opening Reception

Garden Overlook/Courtyard
Rain venue:  Lullwater Ball Room

 

Friday, May 17

7:00-8:00am

Continental Breakfast Available

Conference Breakout Area

7:00am-5:00pm

Registration

Lullwater Foyer

7:00-9:00am

Book Exhibit Set-up

Azalea & Mountain Laurel Rooms

7:00-8:00am

New Member Breakfast Meeting

Hickory (20)

8:15am

Welcome Message - Robin Forman, PhD, Dean of Emory College of Arts and Sciences

Lullwater Ballroom

8:30-10:00am

Keynote Session – Public Health Game Changers

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

I.  William Foege, MD, MPH
History of Small Pox Eradication

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

Lullwater Ballroom

9:00am-5:00pm

CDC Self-Guided Museum Tours available
(ID required)

9:00am-5:00pm

Book Exhibit Open

Azalea & Mountain Laurel Rooms

10:00-10:15am

Break

Conference Breakout Area

10:15-11:45am

Concurrent Sessions A1-A5

Basswood (20), Dogwood (20), Oak Amphitheatre (50), Emory Amphitheatre (125), Hickory (20)

12:00-1:00pm

Lunch Sessions L1-L3

Starvine I (50), Starvine II (50), Silverbell Pavilion (100+?)

12:00-1:00pm

Individual Lunch

Dining Room

12:00-1:00pm

Graduate Student Lunch - Register by May 3rd

Emory School of Public Health Grace Crum Rollins Building Rita Anne Rollins Room (8th Floor)

1:15-2:45pm

Concurrent Sessions B1-B5

Basswood (20), Dogwood (20), Oak Amphitheatre (50), Emory Amphitheatre (125), Hickory (20)

2:45-3pm

Break

Conference Breakout Area

3:00-4:30pm

Concurrent Sessions C1-C5

Basswood (20), Dogwood (20), Oak Amphitheatre (50), Emory Amphitheatre (125), Hickory (20)

4:45-6pm

Shuttles to Emory Campus or Walking Tour

5:00-6:30pm

“Medical Treasures at Emory:  A Display of Rare Medical Books, Letters, and Artifacts”

Exhibit & Reception

Health Sciences Library, Emory University

6:30-7:30pm

Garrison Lecture:  Randall Packard, Ph.D.

Woodruff Health Sciences Center Administration Bldg. Auditorium, Emory University

7:30-9:30pm

Reception

Woodruff Health Sciences Center Administration Bldg. Plaza

9:00-9:30pm

Shuttles available

Means Drive

 

Saturday, May 18

7:00-8:00am

Continental Breakfast Available

Conference Breakout Area

7:00am-5:00pm

Registration

Lullwater Foyer

7:00-8:00am

Clinician Historians' Breakfast Meeting

Salon I

7:00-8:00am

Women Historians' Breakfast Meeting

Silverbell Pavilion

9:00am-6:00pm

Book Exhibit Open

Azalea & Mountain Laurel Rooms

8:30-10:00am

Current Sessions D1-D5

Basswood (20), Dogwood (20), Oak Amphitheatre (50), Emory Amphitheatre (125), Hickory (20)

10:00-10:15am

Break

Conference Breakout Area

10:15-11:45am

Concurrent Sessions E1-E5

Basswood (20), Dogwood (20), Oak Amphitheatre (50), Emory Amphitheatre (125), Hickory (20)

12:00-1:00pm

Lunch Sessions L4-L6

Salons I, II, III

12:00-1:15pm

Individual Lunch

Dining Room

1:15 -3:15pm

Civil War Bus Tour (Pre-registration and Fee Required)

1:30-3:00pm

Concurrent Sessions F1-F5

Basswood (20), Dogwood (20), Oak Amphitheatre (50), Emory Amphitheatre (125), Hickory (20)

3:00-3:15pm

Break

Conference Breakout Area

3:15-4:45pm

Concurrent Sessions G1-G5

Basswood (20), Dogwood (20), Oak Amphitheatre (50), Emory Amphitheatre (125), Hickory (20)

5:00-6:30pm

Business Meeting

Silverbell Pavilion

7:00-8:30pm

Reception & AAHM Awards Banquet

Lullwater Ballroom

8:30-9:00pm

Gary Motley Trio Performance

Lullwater Ballroom

9:00-10:00pm

Awards Ceremony

Lullwater Ballroom

 

Sunday, May 19

7:00-8:00am

Continental Breakfast Available

Conference Breakout Area

7:00-8:00am

Postmortem Breakfast Meeting

Basswood

7:00-8:00am

History of Human Subjects Breakfast Meeting

Dogwood

9:00am-12:00pm

Book Exhibit Open

Azalea & Mountain Laurel Rooms

8:30-10:00am

Concurrent Sessions H1-H5

Oak Amphitheatre (50), Hickory (20), Salons III, IV, V (30 each)

10:00-10:15am

Break

Conference Breakout Area

10:15-11:45am

Concurrent Sessions I1-I5

Oak Amphitheatre (50), Hickory (20), Salons III(30), IV (20), V (20)

For a complete listing of panel sessions, please click here or use the download link in the right side-bar to download the preliminary program in PDF format.