Curative Corpus Archives

Oct 09, 2018
  • Layne Carpenter

“Entering a White Profession: Black Physicians in the Turn-of-the-Century South” Lecture on Monday, October 22

The Medical History Interest Group invites you to attend Entering a White Profession: Black Physicians in the Turn-of-the-Century South presented by Todd Savitt, PhD, Professor, Bioethics and Interdisciplinary Studies, Brody...

Oct 01, 2018
  • Layne Carpenter

From the Archivist: Developing “The Spanish Influenza Is Here” Exhibit

2018 marks several historical centennial anniversaries. Earlier this year, I curated an exhibit for the one-hundredth anniversary of World War I and described the experiences of North Carolina doctors and...

Sep 20, 2018
  • Jacob Parks

Models of Care: Stories of Eastern North Carolina Physicians and Nurses from The Country Doctor Museum’s Collections

Contributed by Jacob Parks, The Country Doctor Museum Chartered in 1967, The Country Doctor Museum (CDM) holds over 4,500 artifacts and documents related to rural healthcare in America. Because many...

Sep 17, 2018
  • Layne Carpenter

Medical History Interest Group Lecture on Monday, September 24

The Medical History Interest Group invites you to attend "Paleopathology: Rewriting the History of Plagues and Diseases with Modern Molecular DNA Methods" presented by Richard J. Baltaro, MD, PhD, Professor...

Aug 15, 2018
  • Layne Carpenter

Medical History Interest Group Lecture on Tuesday August 28

The Medical History Interest Group invites you to attend The Health Principles Practiced at John Harvey Kellogg’s Battle Creek Sanitarium presented by Roman Pawlak, PhD, RD, Associate Professor, Department of Nutrition...

Apr 04, 2018
  • Layne Carpenter

Fighting for their Lives: Medical Practices During the American Civil War — An Online Exhibit

Online exhibit featuring highlights from the Civil War Medicine exhibit....

Mar 29, 2018
  • Layne Carpenter

Medical History Interest Group Lecture on Monday April 9

Presentation by Dr. Sheena Eagan, "The History of PTSD: How Cultural Narratives Affect the Patient Experience" to be given on Monday April 9 at 4:30PM in Laupus Library. ...

Feb 22, 2018
  • Michael Tucker

Laupus Offers a Glimpse Into the Role of Medical Workers During War

Exhibit engages visitors with displays of artifacts, photographs and paper materials to demonstrate how the medical field responded to WWI. Exhibit runs from January 17 - March 18....

Feb 14, 2018
  • Layne Carpenter
Dec 11, 2017
  • Layne Carpenter

From the Archivist: Winter Patent Medicine Trade Cards

The Laupus Library's History Collections has many Patent Medicine Trade Cards.  Each advertises a product that claims to relieve a variety of maladies. ...