Meeting explores time of Lewis, Clark
NEWS IN BRIEF — Posted Oct. 11, 2004
The Health and Medicine in the Era of Lewis & Clark Conference will be held Nov. 4-6 in Philadelphia.
The conference is open to the public, and most events will be at the College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Many sessions are free. Co-sponsors include the College of Physicians of Philadelphia, the National Library of Medicine and the American Philosophical Society.
Sessions include: climate change and health in early America; medical botany in the American West; and Narratives of Manhood: Exploring the Language of Health and Sickness in the Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. For more information, call 215-563-3737, ext. 305.
Note: This item originally appeared at http://www.ama-assn.org/amednews/2004/10/11/prbf1011.htm.