This was the first in the series “Medical Museum Science CafÃ©” held by the National Museum of Health and Medicine in the Fenton Room of the Silver Spring Civic Building.
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 CafÃ©” held by the National Museum of Health and Medicine in the Fenton Room of the Silver Spring Civic Building. close
People in this video
Andrea Schierkolk Manager National Museum of Health and Medicine->Public Programs
Holly A. Tucker Associate Professor Vanderbilt University->Center for Medicine, Health, and Society
- National Museum of Health and MedicineNational Museum of Health and Medicine
- Blood Work
The Tucker Automobile
John Tucker, Jr discussed his grandfather’s history as a manufacturer of the Tucker automobile. He talked about the…
War of Nerves
Mr. Tucker talked about his book War of Nerves: Chemical Warfare from World War I to al-Qaeda, published by Pantheon.…
Tucker Carlson on 2012 Republican Presidential Candidates
Tucker Carlson talked about the 2012 republican presidential candidates and his impressions following the candidates'…
Tucker Carlson on the Presidential Debate and 2012 Election
Tucker Carlson previewed the evening’s presidential debate between President Obama and Mitt Romney, and talked about…