Please note: West Building is now closed through October 7, 2022, to complete an exciting reinstallation of the People’s Collection. During this time enjoy free exhibitions on view in East Building, indoor and outdoor events and programming, and the 164-acre Museum Park. We’re excited to welcome visitors back to a new Museum experience starting October 8, 2022. Learn more about this project.

Virtual Weinberg Lecture of Egyptology: Learning from Egyptian Mummies

The evolution of diseases and their role in human history can be discovered through archaeological evidence provided by the study of mummies. This is done using traditional autopsy procedures and sophisticated CT and MRI analyses. Michael R. Zimmerman, MD, PhD of Villanova University discusses historical and theoretical issues and his own experience studying and learning from Egyptian mummies.

This virtual lecture is part of Golden Mummies of Egypt exhibition educational programming.

If you do not receive a confirmation email or for additional questions on the content of this program, email Maria Lopez.

We are working to make our online content accessible. If you need live captions or an ASL interpreter or have another request, email Felicia Ingram.


Mar 07, 2021


2:00 PM


Free; registration required
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