Tuesday, June 07, 2016

Summer 2016 Exhibit: "Mercury, Marriage, and Magic Bullets"


Maija and I have installed our summer exhibit in the 3rd floor library entrance – swing by and check it out! See below for our full exhibit announcement.

Summer 2016 Exhibit:
Mercury, Marriage, and Magic Bullets: Four Centuries of STD Prevention and Treatment
OHSU Main Library, BICC Building 3rd floor

OHSU Historical Collections & Archives is pleased to announce the opening of our summer exhibit, “Mercury, Marriage, and Magic Bullets: Four Centuries of STD Prevention and Treatment.” This exhibit examines the development of modern medical approaches to sexually transmitted diseases, drawing upon sources in military medicine, public health, clinical research, and even poetry.

The exhibit will be on display June – September 2016  in the OHSU Main Library, on the third floor of the Biomedical Information and Communication Center (BICC) on OHSU’s Marquam Hill campus. For a campus map, as well as customized driving, biking, and transit directions, please visit the interactive OHSU map: http://www.ohsu.edu/map/

This exhibit is presented in conjunction with the National Library of Medicine’s traveling display, “Surviving and Thriving: AIDS, Politics, and Culture,” hosted by OHSU Library from July 25 – August 15 2016.


For more information, please contact: hcaref@ohsu.edu | 503.494.5587