Black Civil War Soldiers: Disparities in Wartime Medicine

New York Academy of Medicine (NYAM) lecture on Black Civil War Soldiers: Disparities in Wartime Medicine

As the nation commemorates the 150th Anniversary of The Civil War, NYAM will present an informative and critical discussion of the experiences of Black soldiers during and after the Civil War, and their treatment by medical and government institutions.

Speaker(s):
Cheryl Wills, NY1 News television anchor and author Harold Holzer, Chairman of the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Foundation
Sponsor: NYAM Section on the History of Medicine and Public Health Information and registration information, please go to:
http://www.nyam.org/events/2012/12-10-2012.html
When
Mon Dec 10, 2012
Where
NYAM 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029 (map)
Calendar
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