Book Discussion on Blood Work

Holly Tucker provides an account of the first blood transfusions, which took place in France in 1667, and the fallout from those… read more

Holly Tucker provides an account of the first blood transfusions, which took place in France in 1667, and the fallout from those experiments. Professor Tucker also compared those events to societal concerns about current scientific research. She responded to questions from members of the audience.

This was the first in the series “Medical Museum Science Café” held by the National Museum of Health and Medicine in the Fenton Room of the Silver Spring Civic Building. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Andrea Schierkolk Manager National Museum of Health and Medicine->Public Programs
  • Holly A. Tucker Associate Professor Vanderbilt University->Center for Medicine, Health, and Society

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Book Discussion on Blood Work

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Program ID:
299572-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
First Aired:
May 21, 2011
Last Aired:
Aug 28, 2011

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  • May 21, 2011 | 10:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 22, 2011 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 28, 2011 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 11, 2011 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 28, 2011 | 4:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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