Interested in the history of nursing and medicine in Philadelphia? Check out these links to local institutions with archives, collections and events related to our city’s rich history.
The Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing.
The Legacy Center: Archives and Special Collections, Drexel College of Medicine
Philadelphia Area Center for the History of Science
The Mutter Museum of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia
Our first event, Professionalizing Nursing and Medicine: The Early Years is fast approaching. Please make sure to register ASAP! The colloquium will be held Saturday, September 27th from 10am-3pm at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing. Registration is free but required and includes lunch.