WILLIAM C. CAMPBELL, Ph.D. WINS 2015 NOBEL PRIZE

The MHSNJ is pleased and proud to announce that one of our own, past-president Dr. William Campbell, has won the 2015 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. 

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MEDICAL HISTORY SOCIETY OF NEW JERSEY
c/o RBHS Special Collections – G. F. Smith Library of the Health Sciences
30 Twelfth Avenue, P.O. Box 1709, Newark NJ 07101-1709

Mailing Address for Reservations: Linda Whitfield-Spinner, DMH, LCSW
Treasurer, Medical History Society of New Jersey
4 Wolverton Court
Jackson, NJ 08527-6406 

ANNUAL SPRING MEETING
WEDNESDAY, MAY 17, 2017
THE NASSAU CLUB OF PRINCETON -- 6 Mercer Street – Princeton, New Jersey 

 3:30 p.m.

REGISTRATION

4:00 p.m.  

MHSNJ BUSINESS MEETING
Peter Carmel, M.D., President, MHSNJ

 4:20 p.m.

CHAIRMAN MAO’S WESTERN DOCTORS
Michael Nevins, M.D.; Past President MHSNJ

 4:45 p.m. 

“PUNCH DRUNK SYNDROME”:
THE CONTRIBUTION OF HARRISON MARTLAND, 1928
Abhinav R. Changa, 4th Year Student, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Faculty Supervisor: Peter Carmel, M.D.; President, MHSNJ

 5:10 p.m. 

“THE ESSENCE OF OSLER”
Joe VanderVeer, M.D.; President, American Osler Society (2016–2017)

 5:35 p.m.

“I AM THE BABY KILLER!”: HOUSE FLIES AND THE SPREAD OF POLIO
Vincent J. Cirillo, Ph.D., Independent Scholar in the History of Medicine
Past President MHSNJ

 6:00 p.m.

COCKTAILS and DINNER

 7:35 p.m. THIRTY-EIGHTH ANNUAL MORRIS SAFFRON LECTURE
MANY MEMORIES OF SISTER KENNY: POLIO AND AMERICA’S GOLDEN AGE
Naomi Rogers, Ph.D.; Professor of the History of Medicine, Yale University
Author: Polio Wars: Sister Kenny and the Golden Age of American Medicine
Dirt and Disease: Polio before F.D.R
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 8:30 p.m. 

ADJOURNMENT

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MHSNJ – ANNUAL SPRING MEETING – WEDNESDAY, MAY 7, 2017
DINNER AND MEETING FEE (includes one cocktail or soft drink; glass of wine with dinner):
~Members ($65):__________________________name(s)
~Guests ($75): ________________________name(s)
~Program only, no cocktail, dine independently _________________________ name(s)
~Medical or History Grad Students, Residents in N.J. program: 732-549-5843 or 973-972-7830 to register as guest(s) of the Society (no charge, but indicate meal choice) _____________________ name(s), meal(s)
ENTRÉE SELECTION: Salmon ______ Filet Mignon ______ Vegetarian Entrée______

Please send bottom of form and check payable to Medical History Society of New Jersey by
October 15, 2015, to: 
                                                      
Linda Whitfield-Spinner, DMH, LCSW, Treasurer
Medical History Society of New Jersey
4 Wolverton Court
Jackson, NJ 08527-6406 


QUESTIONS??
Sandra Moss, Program committee co-chair: sandra.moss3@verizon.net 732-549-5843
Alan Lippman, Program committee co-chair: ajlippman@aol.com
Michael Nevins, Program committee: mnevmd@att.net
Robert Vietrogoski, Program committee: bob.vietrogoski@rutgers.edu
Linda Whitfield Spinner, Treasurer: lspinner@msn.com
Valerie Josephson, Secretary: valmjos05@gmail.com