We hope you’ll be able to join us for this year’s Herbert Rosenbaum Memorial History of Neurology Lecture by Dr. Lynda Yang (University of Michigan), on Augusta Klumpke, a trailblazing woman physician and her contributions in neuroanatomy.
Herbert Rosenbaum History of Neurology Lecture:
Lynda Yang, M.D., Ph.D., “Augusta Klumpke – Remembrance of a Pioneer”
Tuesday, October 1, 2019, 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
DCH 11620 – Doernbecher Children’s Hospital, 11th Floor
Dr. Lynda Yang will speak on the legacy of Augusta Dejerine-Klumpke, a pioneering woman in neurology. From Dejerine-Klumpke’s contributions to neuroanatomy and neurology and to women in medicine, her achievements as an independent researcher, scientific collaborator, and physician are remarkable not only for a woman of her era, but for a scientist and physician of the highest caliber.
This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served before the lecture.
This event is sponsored by the OHSU Department of Neurology and coordinated by the OHSU Library.