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Alain Touwaide and Emanuela Appetiti will attend the 7th meeting of the International Society for the History of Medicine (ISHM), which will be held in Merida, Mexico, October 1-5, 2013.


Alain Touwaide will be among the speakers of the 1-day Symposium "Ancient Drugs: Approaches to Pharmacology Across the Ancient World", organized by the Center for Ancient Studies, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, on Friday, October 18, 2013, 10:00am-5:00pm. The symposium will be held in the Rainey Auditorium, Penn Museum. The event is free and open to public. Contact email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Alain Touwaide and Emanuela Appetiti will visit the recently established Traditional Root Institute, part of the National College of Natural Medicine, in Portland, Oregon, from October 29 through November 3, 2013.

During their stay they will present two public lectures, on Wednesday, October 30, and on Friday, November 1, 2013, 7:00-9:00pm.

CLICK HERE to read the program of the two days.


Alain Touwaide will present a lecture entitled "The Legacy of Greece to Modern World Medicine",  organized by the Hellenic American Cultural Center and Museum (HACCM), in Portland, OR. The event will be held on Saturday, November 2, 2013, 7:30-9:00pm.


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