Anatomy collection

DATE: FEB 08, 2018 2:00PM – 4:00PM · ADMISSION £5

Dear Friends

Our next scheduled event on 8th February is a visit and talk about the University’s unique and extraordinary Anatomical Collections – a rare insight into the history of collecting at one of the world’s great and historic schools of medicine. The visit will be lead by Joan Smith and Malcolm MacCallum.

Joan Smith is distinguished artist who formerly lectured in anatomical drawing at ECA. She has conducted research into medical casts and their role in art education, including the famous ‘Smugglerius’ in the ECA cast Collection. Joan is currently Director of Undergraduate Studies at ECA.

Malcolm MacCallum is curator of the Anatomical Museum at UoE, he has researched the rich medical history of collections held in Scotland’s museums.

Please meet at the Old Medical School, Teviot Place at 2pm. Places are limited to 10 so please email me m.c.h.stewart@ed.ac.uk to reserve a place as soon as possible.

Thank you, I look forward to seeing you on the 8th February.


VENUE: Old Medical School, Teviot Place, EH8 9AG

    Oct 21, 7:00PM
    Philip Long was the founding director of the V&A in Dundee where, under his leadership, the museum received international critical recognition. Formerly he was a senior curator at the National Galleries of Scotland.
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