Exterior view of the Albert Merritt Billings Hospital, part of the University of Chicago Hospitals complex. University of Chicago Photographic Archive, [apf7-02257], Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library.
The University of Chicago History of Medicine Project (UCHOMP) is marking the 90th Anniversary of the opening of Billings Hospital, the predecessor of UChicago Medicine with some special events in the Joseph Regenstein Library. Join us on Friday, October 27, 2017 at 2pm – 4:30pm for an open house in the Special Collections Research Center featuring “Treasures of Medicine in Chicago.” The open house will be followed by a lecture given by Mindy A. Schwartz, M.D. “Happy Birthday Billings Hospital- The Library Connection: A Tale of 3 Billings.” The lecture will take place from 5pm – 6pm in Regenstein Library Room 122. The events are open to all University of Chicago faculty, staff and students and to the general public.