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Grave Robbing, Goblins and Ghouls Lecture: Anatomical Education in 19th Century Richmond
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Date and TimeWednesday, October 30, 2013
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
LocationEgyptian Building - Baruch Auditorium,   MCV Campus
Sponsor(s)VCU Libraries:
SpeakerJodi Koste, Tompkins-McCaw Library Archivist
Audience All
DescriptionAnatomical instruction has been integral to medical education for centuries. Discover how anatomy was taught in Richmond during the 19th century and why students and faculty were involved in procuring cadavers for this important educational experience. A brief walking tour of the MCV Campus highlighting stories about grave robbing, goblins, and ghouls will follow the presentation (separate registration required) Register for the tour at TOUR Seating is limited; advanced registration is encouraged.
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