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Remembering H. Rocke Robertson (1912-1998)

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 23:45
H. Rocke Robertson was a distinguished surgeon and the first McGill graduate to become Principal and Vice Chancellor of McGill University. An enthusiastic supporter of the Osler Library, Dr. Robertson was an instrumental force behind the Osler Library’s move from … Continue reading →

How to Sell a Dissertation, Or: The Hand as a Proxy for the Brain

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 16:37
Guest post by Tabea Cornel, recipient of the 2017 Mary Louise Nickerson Award in Neuro History. Tabea Cornel is a PhD student in the Department of History and Sociology of Science at the University of Pennsylvania. Her dissertation focuses on handedness … Continue reading →

Futurs étudiants de médecine, bienvenue à McGill!

Fri, 12/22/2017 - 14:25
Article par Sophie Ientile Fondée en 1829, la faculté de médecine fut la première faculté créée à l’Université McGill et la plus ancienne faculté de médecine du Canada. Depuis, elle n’a cessé de se développer, recevant toujours plus d’étudiants. Afin … Continue reading →

Exhibition Vernissage │ Materia Medica

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 16:10
Wednesday, December 13, 2017, 17:30-19:30. Please come to a vernissage at the Osler Library to celebrate the opening of our newest exhibit. RSVP required. To RSVP please click here. McIntyre Medical Building Osler Library of the History of Medicine, 3rd floor, 3655 … Continue reading →