The Galen Project


Galen Conference 2021

In the context of the Galen project an international conference will be held in Utrecht from Thursday 23 to Saturday 25 September 2021. Invited scholars will present papers in such areas as Galen’s physiology/anatomy, the soul-body relationship, ethics/moral psychology, cosmology and religion, as well as what these different perspectives on human nature mean in terms…

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A report on the high school course on Galen

By Ellen Verkerk The kick-off of our new module Greek ”Medicine – Galen” was given by Prof Tieleman on February the 7th (2018). He gave a lecture on this topic for our students of the fifth grade in order to introduce this new addition to the curriculum. It was an interesting first encounter with Galen….

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