SAVE THE DATE!
Plan now to attend the Medical Film Symposium in Philadelphia, PA from January 20-23, 2010. Featuring four nights of screenings and one full day of scholarly presentations, the symposium will take place at several arts and medical venues around the city, including the Mütter Museum and Pennsylvania Hospital.
The purpose of the symposium is to investigate the history and the ethical implications of medical film material. Each screening will explore a different category of medical film: narrative, surgical, educational and experimental. Presenters include archivists, scholars, filmmakers and physicians.
Please visit the website for more information, including a list of the presenters): www.medicalfilmsymposium.com.