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Inginia Gennaio, MD; Associate Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)
Hundred-Year-Old Brains Still Have Stories to Tell

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Hundred-Year-Old Brains Still Have Stories to Tell

The Cushing Center is housed in the Cushing/Whitney Medical School Library and features a collection of some 500 human brains and excised brains tumors. Yale's Harvey Cushing, MD, known as the "father of neurosurgery" collected these specimens.