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Dissecting the Author: Matt Lodder- Painted People Online Event

Date(s): 22 February 2024

Time: 7pm

Cost: £3

Age Restrictions: 16+

Booking Link: https://shop.museum.rcsed.ac.uk/products/dissecting-the-author-matt-lodder-painted-people

Join Surgeons Hall Museum as we explore how surgery, and the history of medicine has inspired authors and their work. In this online event Surgeons Hall Museums Human Remains Conservator Cat Irving will be joined by Matt Lodder author of Painted People: Humanity in 21 Tattoos. In Painted People, Dr Matt Lodder, one of the world’s foremost experts…

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Lunch TimeTalk- DUBIOUS GUESTS: The Parasites Who Feed On Us

Date(s): 26 February 2024

Time: 1:15

Cost: £3

Booking Link: https://shop.museum.rcsed.ac.uk/products/lunch-time-talk-dubious-guests-the-parasites-who-feed-on-us

Join Surgeons' Hall Museums for our new series of bite sized lunch time talks.   This lunchtime talk will look at some of the creatures that we can play host to, and the way they can impact our lives.   Dog owners may be familiar with regularly giving worming tablets to their pets, but do we often think about the same problem affecting us? Th…

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Lunch Time Talk: The complicated legacy of Robert Christison (1797-1882)

Date(s): 11 March 2024

Time: 1:15

Cost: £3

Booking Link: https://shop.museum.rcsed.ac.uk/products/lunch-time-talk-the-complicated-legacy-of-robert-christison-1797-1882

Join Surgeons' Hall Museums for our new series of bite sized lunch time talks.   Join Surgeons Hall Museums Curator Louise Wilkie as she discusses the fascinating legacy of Toxicologist and Physician Robert Christinson.   Credited for numerous advances in medical study, including but not limited to, toxicology, pharmacology, nephrology and for …

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“Books and Other Certain Rarities”: The Library and Archive of The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.

Date(s): 21 March 2024

Time: 11am and 2pm

Cost: £6.50-£9.50

Booking Link: https://shop.museum.rcsed.ac.uk/products/books-and-other-certain-rarities-the-library-and-archive-of-the-royal-college-of-surgeons-of-edinburgh

Join the Library and Archive of The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in celebration of Rare Books Edinburgh 2024.   The first recorded evidence of the Library at The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh was in 1696, when archived Minutes recorded that "books and other certain rarities" were to be provided in the new Hall of the Incorporat…

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