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Call for Applications: CHFM Fellowship in the History of Family Medicine

The Center for the History of Family Medicine (CHFM) is proud to announce its fifth annual  Fellowship in the History of Family Medicine.  Interested family physicians, residents, students, other health professionals, historians, scholars, educators, scientists and others are invited to apply.

Translation of medical case study, Bordeaux, 1669


  I am writing on behalf of an art and architectural historian of 17th c. France, Robert W. Berger, who is hoping that a medical historian will be interested in utilizing his translation of a case study, written in Bordeaux in 1669, in a work of medical history. Having seen the brief translation, I agree that it could be of interest, certainly for teaching purposes. Please respond directly to him at: rwberger36@gmail.com . What follows is his description of the material in 2 emails to me.   

Ellen More