The Dittrick Medical History Center welcomes the public, as well as the university community. A museum, archive, and collection of rare books, artifacts, and images, the Dittrick embraces the experience of individuals and society as they grappled with changing conceptions of health and medicine. Every artifact opens a door to unique stories, about patients, healers, and community. Come learn about how medicine became modern!
Date posted: March 27th, 2017
To mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of the American Association of Respiratory Care, the Dittrick Medical History Center and Museum presents objects from its museum collection relating to treatment of breathing difficulties ranging from emphysema to asthma. …Read more.
Date posted: November 22nd, 2016
The 18th European Association of Museums of the History of Medical Sciences biennial Congress occurred in Groningen (the Netherlands), September 28th – September 30th 2016, jointly hosted between the University museum, University of Groningen and the University Medical Centre Groningen. …Read more.