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Digital Event: Gray's Anatomy Final Page Proofs

Date(s): 20 March 2019 - 30 March 2019

For this year's Rare Books Edinburgh, The Royal College of Surgeon's of Edinburgh Library and Archive are hosting events to dissect the most famous student manual of human anatomy, Gray's Anatomy (originally published as Anatomy: Descriptive and Surgical). In addition to a public lecture by historian Dr. Ruth Richardson, author of The Making of Mr…

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A-Z an Alphabetical Journey- Journal Making Workshop

Date(s): 23 March 2019

Time: 11:30am- 4pm

Cost: £7.50-£9.50

Age Restrictions: 16+

Booking Link: https://a-z-alphabetical-journal-making-workshop.eventbrite.co.uk

In celebration of Rare Books Edinburgh 2019, Surgeons' Hall Museums and artist Susie Wilson bring you this journal making workshop inspired by the RCSEd Archive's collections from the Scottish Women's Hospitals. The Scottish Women's Hospital journal on temporary display at Surgeons' Hall Museums captures life at the camp in Ostrovo, Serbia. The j…

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'Gray's Anatomy' with Dr. Ruth Richardson.

Date(s): 25 March 2019

Time: 2pm

Cost: £3

Booking Link: https://grays-anatomy-dr-ruth-richardson.eventbrite.co.uk

First published in 1858 and now in its 41st edition, Gray's Anatomy has long been regarded as one of the most influential textbooks on the subject. In the 1940's The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh received a partial set of first edition proofs of the first edition of 'Anatomy: Descriptive and Surgical,' bearing handwritten corrections made …

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Potted Pathology Part 2: Infection

Date(s): 18 April 2019

Time: 7pm

Cost: £3

Age Restrictions: 16+

Booking Link: https://potted_pathology_infection_shm.eventbrite.co.uk

Potted Pathology: Infection is the first in a 3 part talk series focused on the 3 fundamental processes in disease development. Each part of the series has to be booked individually and can be enjoyed  as an individual talk or as part of the series if you wish to book all three. Have you ever wondered what is happening to your lungs when you have …

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Blood and Guts: The Twists and Turns of Edinburgh's Medical History

Date(s): 20 April 2019

Time: 2pm

Cost: £9.50-£13.50

Age Restrictions: 10+

Booking Link: https://blood_and_guts_shm.eventbrite.co.uk

Back by popular demand! Join Surgeons' Hall Museums on their 5* walking tour through Edinburgh's old town.We will take you through the highs and lows of Edinburgh's world renowned medical history. Discover the intrigues, rivalries and dedication to the cause as our guide leads you through the sites where anatomists, surgeons and physicians worked…

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