Alumna physician to speak at MAPS meeting

Dr. Tarika Tiggett-James, M.D., Ursinus Class of 2000, clinical lead and family physician, Adult Medicine Unit at the Brownsville Multiservice Family Health Center, Brownsville, N.Y., will speak Sunday, Nov. 20 to the Minority Association of Pre-Medical Students. Dr. Tiggett-James, a former member of the Ursinus College Board of Trustees, will speak at 6 p.m. in the Unity House on campus.

Museum Explores Arts Education in Medical Schools

The Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College will present a symposium, “Look Again: Strategic Arts-Based Education in Medical Schools,” as part of its  ongoing series of public forums and discussions on arts-based learning. Read More»

Author Mary Cappello Lecture on Dr. Chevalier Jackson

Nonfiction author Mary Cappello will lecture at Ursinus College on Swallow: Foreign Bodies, Their Ingestion, Inspiration, and the Curious Doctor Who Extracted Them, her recently-released biography of Dr. Chevalier Jackson, inventor of the life-saving bronchoscope.  The free event will be held on Tuesday, March 22, at 7 p.m. in the Main Gallery of Ursinus College’s Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art, and is open to the public.  Read More»