Dr. Mindy A. Schwartz, Professor of Medicine and Associate Program Director for Internal Medicine at the University of Chicago, went live on Facebook to talk about a surgical kit in the Special Collections Research Center. The kit, once owned by Dr. Thomas Burrows in 1887, is one of Dr. Schwartz’s favorite items to use when she teaches classes on the history of medicine.
Stay tuned for more videos of UChicago faculty discussing their favorite items in the Special Collections Research Center.
Dr. Mindy Schwartz discusses one of her favorite objects in Special Collections: an 1887 surgical kit.
Posted by University of Chicago Special Collections Research Center on Friday, January 20, 2017