Pauls Stradins Museum for history of medicine

The International Exhibition "Guarding the Woman"

The annals of human history contain many dramatic stories about outstanding individuals who were not understood and appreciated during the course of their lives.  In some cases their discoveries and courageous ideas led to disfavour because of public obscurantism, biases or bans.

The international exhibition "Guarding the Woman" relates one such story.

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Anniversary Issue of Journal of Medical History Papers Released

The 10th anniversary issue of Acta medico-historica Rigensia was officially presented at a ceremony on August 30.  The traditional meeting was organised by the Department of Internal Medicine of the Rīga Stradiņš University, the Institute of Medical History, and the Pauls Stradiņš Museum of the History of Medicine.

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