Celebrating the History of The College of Nursing with the Seventh Annual Cecil Striker Society Lecture

By: Nathan Hood On Thursday, April 14th, the Winkler Center for the History of the Health Professions is excited to present its seventh annual Cecil Striker Society Lecture! This year, faculty and students celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the College … Continue reading

Dr. Cecil Striker, An Essential Founder of the ADA

By: Nathan Hood Dr. Cecil Striker’s intense professional passion for Diabetes research began during his one-year residency, which had itself began in 1923 at the recently finished Cincinnati General Hospital. The first full-time Professor of Endocrinology at the Medical College, Dr. Roger Sylvester … Continue reading

Cecil Striker Society for the History of Medicine Meets for First Time in 30 years

Before the May 26, 2010 meeting of the “new” Cecil Striker Society for the History of Medicine, the Society had last met in 1980, shortly after Dr. Striker’s death.  Recently, as the latest phase of the Winkler Center’s own history … Continue reading

“Off the Shelf and into the Lab” May 6th webinar to highlight medical history, preservation and the UC Libraries’ Adopt-A-Book program

Join the Henry R. Winkler Center for the History of the Health Professions and the Cecil Striker Society for the History of Medicine, Thursday, May 6 at 7:00 p.m. for the 3rd lecture in the Cecil Striker Webinar series. Off … Continue reading

Read Source, the online newsletter, to learn about the news, events, people and happenings in UC Libraries

Read Source, the online newsletter, to learn about the news, events, people and happenings in UC Libraries. In this issue of Source, Dean Xuemao Wang reflects on his eight years at UC and asks questions about the future. We announce … Continue reading

Read Source, the online newsletter, to learn more about the news, events, people and happenings in UC Libraries.

Read Source, the online newsletter, to learn more about the news, events, people and happenings in UC Libraries. In this issue of Source, Dean Xuemao Wang writes about how a digital core is part of a 21st-century liberal education. Two … Continue reading