Confronting Chance: Models of Medicine in the Hippocratic Corpus

Date/Time
Friday
12 Apr 2019
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Location
370 Dwinelle Hall

Event Type
Lecture

Mark Schiefsky
C. Lois P. Grove Professor of the Classics

Mark Schiefsky is a historian of philosophy and science in the ancient world.  Most of his work is concerned with the ways in which philosophy interacted with science in Greco-Roman antiquity: how philosophical theories shaped and were shaped by scientific inquiry in various domains, including medicine, mechanics, mathematics, and astronomy. Join him in a talk sponsored by the departments of classics and philosophy about Ancient Greek Medicine and its place in the History of Science.

Department of Philosophy
This event is sponsored by: Department of Classics • Department of Philosophy