Chicago Area Medical Archivists Meeting on December 7

Illinois Association of College & Research Libraries Forum (IACRL)

November 27, 2016

All those interested in the history of the health sciences are invited to attend the upcoming Fall 2016 Chicago Area Medical Archivists meeting.


Wednesday, December 7, 2016, 1:00-4:30 p.m.


UIC Library of the Health Sciences Special Collections and Archives (Room 320), 1750 W. Polk St, Chicago


Business meeting: 1:00 – 2:00

Break and setup: 2:00 – 2:15

Presentation 1: 2:15 – 3:00 “Rush Time Capsules: Advocating for Archives and History in a Corporate Environment” Nathalie Wheaton, Archivist for Rush University Medical Center.

Presentation 2: 3:00 – 3:45 Cook County Hospital surgical groups, Edward Winslow MD

Optional walking tour 3:45-4:30: Federal Art Project artworks on the University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Campus

Parking (fee):

Paulina Street Parking Structure (enter on Paulina or Marshfield)

Public Transportation:
CTA Pink Line Polk St stop, CTA Blue Line Medical Center stop; #7 Harrison Bus; #157 Bus

To assist us in anticipating the number of attendees, please RSVP to Megan Keller (

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