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Heberden Society Lecture by Dr. Neal Flomenbaum, October 4

Neal Flomenbaum, M.D., Professor of Clinical Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College and Emergency Physician-in-Chief at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, will present the first Heberden Society Lecture of the 2011-12 academic year at 6pm on Tuesday, October 4, at the New York Academy of Medicine. The event is free but registration is required. Light refreshments will be served at 5:30pm.

Entitled "Emergency Medicine in Lower Manhattan in the Late 1800s: Everything Old is New Again," his talk will describe emergency medicine in late nineteenth-century lower Manhattan and events that occurred at the time that The New York Hospital moved from its original location near City Hall to its second site between West 15th and 16th Streets. Read more about the speaker and his lecture or see a selection of his books available in the Library.

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