Cancelled due to Covid 19 restrictions. Next meeting 4th November 2021  
Meeting Thursday 2nd September at 7pm 
Medical Humanities essays  

Three short presentations on medical history by Students.   

  •  The History of Tuberculosis.  Presenter: Likhit Dukkipati 
  • Neonatal Intensive Care over the 20th Century   particularly in   America.    PresenterJacqueline Alexander

  • First heart transplant surgery through the careers of John Gibbon,Vladimir Demikhov, Walt Lillehei and Christiaan Barnard.   Presenter:  Bernard Aucamp
         All welcome to meetings, free, no bookings required 
Highlights of the Ernest and Marion Davis Collection
Special interest talk 6.15pm-6.40pm

Learn about some of the remarkable, lesser known objects found in  the EMDL collection - their provenance and the people associated with their story. These informal 25 minute talks start promptly at 6.15pm.  Numbers are limited to about 12 people (first come/ first served). In this talk we will hear the story of neurologist Dr Keith Eyre -  his briefcase and other fascinating objects!         


Auckland's Harley Street

Presentation at the Auckland Central Library  and streamed via Zoom  Wednesday 6 October 2021  12pm-1pm. (Free) 

For details see: 



The Pink Cottage 1975  (Source FMHS history.blogs.