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Interest Groups

History of Medicine - The George Washington Corner Society

The G. W. Corner Society, named after the University of Rochester's first professor of anatomy, is a group of physicians, students and other participants interested in the history of medicine. The group meets 5-6 evenings each year; each event begins with a social hour followed by a lecture on a historical subject.

Dr. Laurence Guttmacher is the Chair of the Corner Society. He can be reached at
Additional contact: membership, Paula Smith

Reader's Theatre Group

Students, residents, faculty and actors from the local community meet on occasion to rehearse and perform short reader's theatre plays at the medical center and in the community.
Contact: Stephanie Brown Clark; phone: (585) 275-5800.