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Ancient Medicine Seminar

Greco-Roman physician in his study, plaster cast in W.H.M.M. Wellcome Images Keywords: history of medicine-greek; ancient medicine
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 -
5:30pm to 7:00pm
Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford, OX1 2PH


This Ancient Medicine Seminar with Dr Moudhy Al-Rashid (Oriental Institute and Wolfson College) will be on 'My heart! My heart!': bodily metaphor in expressions of mental distress and disorder in Akkadian'. These interdisciplinary research seminars are intended to bring together those inside the University and elsewhere who have an interest in disease and medicine in the ancient world.

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Professor Robert Arnott

Dr Moudhy Al-Rashid

Dr Mallica Kumbera Landrus

All are welcome to attend





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Robert Arnott
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