Patients as Art book cover

Join a Book Discussion with Author Philip A. Mackowiak, MD, on Dec. 4

Please join the UMB Council for the Arts & Culture for a book discussion with Philip A. Mackowiak, MD ’70, on Dec. 4 at Davidge Hall.

Mackowiak is an emeritus professor of medicine and the Carolyn Frenkil and Selvin Passen History of Medicine Scholar with the University of Maryland School of Medicine.

Well-known as a medical historian, Mackowiak has written books such as Post Mortem: Solving History’s Great Medical Mysteries (2007) and Diagnosing Giants: Solving the Medical Mysteries of Thirteen Patients Who Changed the World (2013).

His new book, Patients As Art: Forty Thousand Years of Medical History in Drawings, Paintings, and Sculptures, will be available for purchase and signing at the Dec. 4 event.

  • Date: Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018
  • Time: 4 p.m.
  • Site: Davidge Hall
  • Registration: Go to this webpage.

 

Alice PowellUMB News, University LifeNovember 1, 20180 comments

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