The History of Medicine Division of the National Library of Medicine and the

Office of History at the National Institutes of Health are pleased to

announce a symposium:

Finished Proofs? A symposium to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the publication of On the Origin of Species (1859)

Location: Lister Hill Auditorium, National Library of Medicine (NIH)

8600 Rockville Pike, Bldg. 38A

Bethesda, MD

Date: 1 October 2009

Time: 9:00 AM – 6:15 PM

SPEAKERS:

Janet Browne, Harvard University

Eric Green, National Human Genome Research Institute

Michael Ruse, Florida State University

Barry Werth, Independent Author

Edward O. Wilson, Harvard University

COMMENTATORS:

Nathaniel Comfort, Johns Hopkins University

Alan E. Guttmacher, National Human Genome Research Institute

Joe Palca, National Public Radio

Maxine Singer, Carnegie Institution for Science

Program: http://history.nih.gov/about/conferences.html

All are welcome.