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September 2, 2015

Heidi Knoblauch, Yale University

Photographs, Collecting, and the Patient’s Role in Constructing Clinical Case Histories

Bates Center Seminar Series

September 3, 2015

Y. Tzvi Langermann, Bar-Ilan University

Tales of Three Texts:  The Judaeo-Arabic and Hebrew Medical Texts in UPenn MS Codex 1649

Schoenberg Institute for Manuscript Studies-Herbert D. Katz Center Fellowship in Jewish Manuscript Studies, and David B. Ruderman Distinguished Fellowship Lecture

September 10, 2015

2015 Introductory Symposium

Consortium for HSTM

September 18, 2015

Sorting Brains Out: Tasks, Tests, and Trials in the Neuro- and Mind Sciences, 1890-2015

University of Pennsylvania

September 19, 2015

Paul Halpern, University of the Sciences

Einstein’s Dice and Schrödinger’s Cat: How Two Great Minds Battled Quantum Randomness to Create a Unified Theory of Physics

PhACT (Philadelphia Association for Critical Thinking)

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