Queen's Meds

History of Medicine Field Trip,

Philadelphia September 2006

Above early Saturday --right on time and in good spirits, even after the bus got lost in New Jersey

Below -- on the steps of the Pennsylvania Hospital, the oldest hospital in the USA

Above Stacey Peeples explains Benjamin Rush. Queen's meds contemplating 19thC surgery and 21stC theatre

 

Below Stacey Peeples in the hospital garden; Dr Steve Peitzman with William Penn

 

Below in the Historical Library of Pennsylvania Hospital with Ben Franklin

Above. Happy 2010s

 

Medico-Historical Walking Tour with Dr. Steve Peitzman

STILL LOOKING FOR PHOTOS FOLKS!

 

 

Below: A break for cheesesteak

Weight watching in Philly

Sunday Morning wide awake for the College of Physicians of Philadelphia, site of the Mutter Museum

With many special treasures from the Library of the CPP

Below: William Harvey's De Motu Cordis (On the Movement of the Heart), 1628

Above: Queen's meds with Aesculapius on the inner steps of the CPP

Below: At Jefferson Medical School to see Thomas Eakin's painting, Samueal Gross Operating

Bank St Hostel

THANK YOU CARRIE SCHRAM, CHERRILYN YALIN and

TO ALL OUR FRIENDS IN PHILADELPHIA!!!!!!