Model Bodies Exhibit

Network Node: 
Wed., Mar. 13, 2013, 5:00pm - Sat., Apr. 6, 2013, 12:30pm

Model BodiesLaunch Wed. March 13th (special invite)

We invite members of the Medical Humanities, Atlantic Node and associated groups to the launch of the “Model Bodies” exhibition. 
Wednesday, March 13th, 5PM 
Sir Charles Tupper Building Foyer, 
5850 College St., Halifax, NS
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Reception generously hosted by:
Dalhousie University Faculty of Medicine, Humanities-HEALS Program108

"Model Bodies" March 13-April 7 2013
Sir Charles Tupper Building Foyer
5850 College St., Halifax, NS

"Model Bodies” is an exhibition of biomedical artifacts that runs from March 13 to April 7, 2013 in the Sir Charles Tupper Building Foyer. "Model Bodies" features compelling historical anatomical models, medical artifacts, scientific instruments as well as recent biomedical images from Dalhousie’s laboratories. Artifacts have been drawn from Dalhousie’s medical teaching and learning centres, private medical collections and the Medical History Society of Nova Scotia. This engaging display is curated by Situating Science Postdoctoral Fellow, Dr. Cindy Stelmackowich.

The exhibition coincides with the Wed. March 20th 5pm panel discussion, “Bodies Laid Bare in Law, Culture and Anatomy”.

Photos forthcoming.











Exhibit Cases:

Nervous Systems

Anatomical Sensations

Seeing and Knowing

Anatomy Aesthetics

Cerebral Logic