Location: Lawson Hall, 2nd Floor Department of History, Western University, London, ON N6A 5B8 Telephone: 519-661-2111 Contact: Shelley McKellar, Curator, firstname.lastname@example.org, 519-661-2111 ext. 84990 Website address: http://www.medicalhistory.uwo.ca/
The Medical Artifact Collection at Western contains over 1200 artifacts, representing the practice and teaching of health and medicine in southwestern Ontario. Originating with the Faculty of Medicine at Western in the late nineteenth century, the collection includes a range of objects related to cardiology, ophthalmology, dentistry, pharmacology, surgery, homeopathy, obstetrics, phlebotomy, veterinary and military medicine, microscopy, anatomy, and alternative medicine from the late eighteenth to the late twentieth centuries.
This is not a museum open to the public, but the collection can be viewed online. Researchers may request access to the collection.