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Medical Museum Science Café

The Art of Medicine: Portraits of Surgeons by Thomas Eakins

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When: Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 6-7pm

National Museum of Health and Medicine
2500 Linden Lane
Silver Spring, MD 20910


Join art historian Elizabeth Tebow, Ph.D., for an analysis of Thomas Eakins' 19th century portraits of renowned surgeons Samuel Gross, John H. Brinton, and David Hayes Agnew to highlight advances in medical procedures, changing attitudes toward the medical profession, and the origins of the National Museum of Health and Medicine.


FREE! Open to the public. No RSVP required.


Call (301) 319-3303 or email USArmy.Detrick.MEDCOM-USAMRMC.List.Medical-Museum@mail.mil