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HSL's exhibit cases are available for use by any faculty, staff or student at UB for displays that support teaching or research at UB. Displays must be for non-commerical purposes only. The exhibit cases can be reserved for extended lengths of time at no charge. To apply, please print out, read, sign and return the Guidelines for the Use of Display Cases and the Application for Use of display Cases, or contact Pamela M. Rose at 829-5722.Current Exhibits | Permanent Exhibits | Web Exhibits
Elements of Food: digestion, diet and health
Reference Room, 1st floor, October 2012 - December 2013
Created by HSL staff, the exhibit has four themed sections:
Dr. William Beaumont & Digestive Physiology (Historical aspects)
You are What You Eat: analyzing the products of digestion (Bodily excretions)
Visualizing Healthy Eating (Food pyramid over time)
Restrictive Regimens (Fad diets)
Props used to enhance the exhibit include models of the stomach and intestines, bottles and containers of medicines hawked for various digestive disorders, books, and photographs.
For more information about the exhibit, contact Pamela Rose.
Curated by Linda Lohr, Keith Mages, Michelle Zafron, Liz Stellrecht, and Pamela Rose
Issues in Prison Inmate Health
Reference Desk area, first floor, HSL
Addresses the concerns about prison inmates receiving both adequate and timely health care.
Curated by Janine Andolina