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Medical Odysseys
Authors' Reception

Exhibit of Treasures from RIMS Collection

Throop Portrait Conservation

Bicentennial Gala

Commemorative Video

Medical Student Awards

NORCAL Lobster Dinner

Neuroscience and Society Symposium

New History of RIMS

 

Exhibit of treasures from the historic RI Medical Society Collection

For a limited time, you will receive Medical Odysseys, RIMS' 250-page illustrated book as our gift when you make a contribution to the RIMS Bicentennial Fund.

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December 15, 2011 through January 23, 2012
Lownes Room, John Hay Library, Brown University
20 Prospect Street, Providence RI 02906
Speakers video


For the first time in decades, select treasures from RIMS collection were on display in the Lownes Room at the Hay Library, where the entire collection is stored. Items in the collection date from the 16th century to the present. Photos


In 1987, RIMS made a gift of its collection of 55,000 books and antique medical instruments to Brown University. The most significant historical portions of the collection are now housed together at the John Hay Library.


Exhibit highlights

 

Promenade Street Providence RI