A "Closer Look" Gallery Talk at the Mead Art Museum
"Compassion and the Art of Medicine": A Conversation with Dr. Alan Blum, Amherst College Class of 1969 and Honorary Degree Recipient 2006
April 2, 2013 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm (already occurred)
Dr. Alan Blum, a professor of family medicine at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa and director of its Center for the Study of Tobacco and Society, will discuss the Mead’s collection of Chinese snuff bottles as well as present his own sketches of patients and the touching stories that accompany them.
Rachel L. Rogol