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Anatomy, dissection and discovery: Padua to Pall Mall

Reception and evening lectures on the history of anatomy and the preservation of human remains at the Royal College of Physicians, London

Lecture 1: 'Fair Padua, nursery of anatomy’ – A talk on the University of Padua and its role at the centre of anatomical discovery in the late Renaissance by Dr Andrew Cunningham, senior research fellow in the History of medicine and philosophy of science, Cambridge University

Lecture 2: ‘The art of anatomy’ A talk exploring the origins of anatomical tables and the history of human tissue preservation
Dr Sam Albert, Director of Museums and Archives, Royal College of Surgeons.

More information at: www.rcplondon.ac.uk/museum-and-garden/whats/anatomy-dissection-and-discovery-padua-pall-mall


Dr Andrew Cunningham | talks
Dr Sam Alberti | talks | www


Date and Time:

21 May 2012 at 6:00 pm


2 hours



Royal College of Physicians
11 St Andrews Place
Regent's Park

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