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March 22

“Death and Diversity in Civil War Medicine” explains the disparity of mortality

The Medical History Interest Group will host “Death and Diversity in Civil War Medicine,” presented by Dr. Margaret Humphreys, the Josiah Charles Trent Professor in the History of Medicine at Duke University, on Mar. 26 at 4:30 p.m. in the Evelyn Fike Laupus Gallery. Humphrey’s talk will explore the ways in which social determinants of health, particularly nutritious food and nursing care, explain much of this differential mortality.

March 21

Your feedback is essential to the ECU Libraries. Could we have ten minutes of your time?

Your feedback is essential to the ECU Libraries. Could we have ten minutes of your time? In collaboration with the Faculty Senate Libraries Committee, we are conducting a needs assessment survey of faculty. Your participation will determine plans for future library improvements, services and resources.

March 12

OPENING APRIL 10: Laupus Library exhibit shares stories of human emotion

Laupus Library will open the art exhibit “Eye Rain and Heart Cramps,” with a 4:30-6:30 p.m. opening reception on April 10 in the Evelyn Fike Laupus Gallery on the fourth floor of the library. On display through June 1, the exhibit showcases a collection of paintings and mixed media artworks by April Holbrook, administrative support specialist for clinical financial services in the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. “Art is my therapy,” said Holbrook. “I feel as if every soul on this earth is here to leave some mark on the world and I feel my purpose was to create things to make others feel like they are not alone.”

Library Programs

The Country Doctor Museum

Laupus Library presents The Country Doctor Museum, the oldest museum in the United States dedicated to the history of America's rural health care located in Bailey, NC.

Please join us as we celebrate The Country Doctor Museum's 50th Anniversary on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at History Alive! We will offer free museum tours, hands-on activities, music, and much more for a fun-filled day in Bailey. Please contact the museum for additional information.

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