History of Surgery: 18th Century -19th Century: an exclusive exhibit in the RRW Museum of Medical Science 

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Mission Statement:


Surgery has been evolving since it was first invented thousands of years ago.  The 19th century has had a particularly influential role in the advancement of science, especially within the operating room.  This cite is dedicated to educating the public on the 19th century's effects on surgery.

Weekly Events:

A Night at the Museum:  Spend the night at the 19th century surgery exhibit

 Meet a Surgeon

Conduct Your Own Surgery


American College of Surgeons                                                                                                                              

Association of Surgical Technologists

American Medical Student Association

Doctors Without Borders