Osler and McGill

Sir William Osler
Sir William Osler (1849-1919)

I gave a presentation on Sir William Osler’s presence at McGill in the 21st century at a symposium organized by McGill’s department of Social Studies of Medicine on February 3, 2021. You can find the recording here. In this brief presentation, I address three issues around Osler and his legacy at McGill. First, defining Osler… Continue reading Osler and McGill

Ars uero longa

In 2017, I wrote an essay about a manuscript comment on the Aphorisms of Hippocrates by the 15th-century physcian Ugo Benzi (also known as Hugo of Sienna). This paper, under the direction of Prof. Faith Wallis at McGill University’s Department of History and Classical studies, analyzes the incipit of the manuscript and the insights it… Continue reading Ars uero longa