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Historical work

In 2020 the Division of Anatomy launched a historical working group to explore and present its long, traditional and eventful history. Making use of the latest historical findings and modern methods, the group focuses on the following topics:

  • Full Professors of Anatomy
    from the early 18th century to the presence
  • Anatomic teaching practice and its materiality
    in the 19th and 20th century
  • Body donation and dissection
    in the 19th & 20th century
  • Viennese Anatomists in their international context
    Circulation of anatomic knowledge in 19th & 20th century
  • Anatomy books and specimens