1866 : Michigan State Medical Society Organized

When:
June 5, 2020 all-day
2020-06-05T00:00:00-04:00
2020-06-06T00:00:00-04:00

 

On June 5, 1866, Michigan physicians met in Detroit to organize the Michigan State Medical Society. With the end of the Civil War in 1865, the many young doctors who had recently entered the field provided a strong base for a renewed professional organization.

Source : Central Michigan University, Clarke Historical Library, Michigan Historical Calendar