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Caltech Women's Club event: Medicine 
in 
Antiquity:
 What 
We 
Have
 Learned
 from
 Archaeology?

Tuesday, February 21, 2012
11:30am to 1:30pm
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Sarah Yeomans is Director of Educational programs at the Biblical Archaeology Society, and recently was awarded the Mayers Followship from the Huntington Library for her research in ancient medical science and technology. This talk will include discussion of discovery of items of protection in ancient tombs, use of herbs still playing an important role in "modern" medicine, and some of the fascinating archeological sites Sarah Yeomans has been fortunate to explore.
For more information, please contact Mariella Soprano by phone at (626)
356.2956 or by email at [email protected] or visit http://cwclub.caltech.edu/events/index.html.