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Medical Museum Science Cafe: Critical Care in the Air

Join U.S. Air Force Major Alexander Kheradi, M.D. to learn about his experiences as an emergency medicine physician and member of the Critical Care Air Transport Team based in the National Capitol Region. He will describe this unique and highly specialized team, composed of a physician, nurse and respiratory therapist, responsible for the transport of critically injured patients to a higher level of care using military aircraft. For more information please contact us at (301) 319-3303 or visit our Facebook page at...

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Memorial Day Tour at the Medical Museum

Celebrate Memorial Day with this free, docent-led introductory tour highlights the remarkable changes in American medicine over the past 150 years, with a special focus on military medicine. For more information please contact us at (301) 319-3303. Find more information on our Facebook page:...

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Talbot Avenue Bridge Community Spring Party

Neighbors and Friends of the historic Talbot Avenue Bridge are invited to the Talbot Avenue Bridge Community Spring Party this coming Saturday, May 11 (NEW DATE). There will be a Bridge Art Display, an Open Mic, a Community Art Project, a Bridge Trivia Game, Kids Activities, Refreshments, a Flower Exchange and more! Meet and get to know your neighbors from both sides of the century-old Bridge. This may be the last time our community is able to gather at the Bridge before it is demolished. Attendees are invited to bring a sweet or savory finger food to share, flowers...

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Techniques of Medical Illustration: Carbon Dust

Join museum staff for an introduction to historic medical illustrations from the museum’s Otis Historical Archives and try your hand at making illustrations of specimens and artifacts from the museum’s collections using the carbon dust technique. Supplies will be available but participants are encouraged to bring their own materials. This program is most suitable for high school students and adults. Event is free but reservations are required. Call (301)319-3312 to register or learn...

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Nurses Day Tour at the Medical Museum

“The Nation’s Medical Museum — Meeting Challenges through Innovation.” Celebrate Nurses Day with this free, docent-led introductory tour that highlights the remarkable changes in American medicine over the past 150 years, with a special focus on military medicine. This tour is open to the public with no registration required! For more information please contact us at (301) 319-3303 or visit our website at...

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