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History of Medicine

University of Chicago Medicine

Biographical information on Chicago physicians

General resources

Development of Medical Education in Chicago

Articles on history of medicine in Chicago

PubMed search on the history of medicine in Chicago

Also consider searching historical newspapers for more articles related to medical history in Chicago.  Chicago Defender and Chicago Tribune can be searched, as well as collections of 18th and 19th century newspapers.

Societies and Organizations

Records, 1895-1929. / Chicago Pediatric Society. Description: 1 v. (500 p.) ; 36 cm.
Notes: Typed copies of reports, minutes, and official correspondence of the Chicago Pediatric Society. Includes Constitution (1923), membership list (undated), minutes (1897-1928), and treasurer's accounts (1899-1910). 
Special Collections, Crerar Manuscripts CrMs47 Box 1

Institute of Medicine of Chicago

Hektoen Institute of Medicine / Chicago Society for the History of Medicine and the Humanities


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