A symposium celebrating the 500th meeting of the Toronto Medical Historical Club was held to examine the rich history of medicine in Toronto from a variety of fascinating perspectives. The symposium took place on January 24, 2018 at Massey College.
[Photo: Sanofi-Pasteur, UT Library Insulin Digital Collection]
The Toronto Medical Historical Club (TMHC) will mark the 100th anniversary of the discovery of insulin with a historical symposium, Banting, Bliss, and Beyond: A Century of Science and Care. The symposium (originally scheduled for November 1, 2021) has been rescheduled to May 3, 2022.
Michael Bliss (1941-2017) [Photo: Dundurn Press Ltd.]
The Friends of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (FCIHR) have created a video in tribute to Michael Bliss, a long-time member of the Toronto Medical Historical Club. It is part of the FCIHR Video History of Medicine in Canada Project which features interviews showcasing Canada’s leaders in biomedicine.