SC State Hosts Historian and Holocaust Expert, Dr. Patricia Heberer

Wednesday, September 09, 2009

Dr. Heberer

WHO: SC State’s Department of Social Sciences and Dr. Carol Apt, professor of sociology.
WHAT: Dr. Patricia Heberer, historian with the Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM) in Washington, D.C., will present a lecture entitled “The Medical Profession in the Nazi Era.”

Heberer’s visit to the Midlands is in conjunction with the exhibit, "Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race,” which is currently on display at the South Carolina State Museum in Columbia, S.C. The exhibit concerns Adolf Hitler's efforts to build a nation of superior human beings in World War II Germany, and will run through February 14, 2010.
WHEN: Wednesday, September 9, 2009 at 5 p.m.
WHERE: Nance Hall, Room 106 on the campus of SC State University.
CONTACT: The presentation is free and open to the public. For more information on guest lecturer, Patricia Heberer, contact Dr. Carol Apt at 803-536-8688, or e-mail capt@scsu.edu.