Gilead Sciences pledges support of HIV/AIDS Advocacy Programming at the Museum

This is Gilead’s second major gift to the Museum this year. Gilead has supported previous HIV/AIDS advocacy related programming, including The Screening Room, and Then and Now: 35 Years of HIV/AIDS, and was the first sponsor to pledge support for the Museum’s forthcoming Gender Transition exhibit.  Continue reading Gilead Sciences pledges support of HIV/AIDS Advocacy Programming at the Museum

The Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago donates to support the Museum’s forthcoming Gender Transition Exhibit

Gender development services at Lurie Children’s are outpatient services aimed at supporting the physical, mental and social health of patients and their families as youth progress through gender identity development. Continue reading The Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago donates to support the Museum’s forthcoming Gender Transition Exhibit

Terri Kapsalis announced as Fall 2017 Artist in Residence

Kapsalis is the author of Jane Addams’ Travel Medicine Kit (Hull-House Museum), The Hysterical Alphabet (WhiteWalls) and Public Privates: Performing Gynecology from Both Ends of the Speculum (Duke University Press). Along with John Corbett and Anthony Elms, she co-edited Traveling the Spaceways: Sun Ra, the Astro Black, and Other Solar Myths (WhiteWalls) and Pathways to Unknown Worlds: Sun Ra, El Saturn, and Chicago’s Afro-futurist Underground (WhiteWalls) and co-curated the touring exhibition Pathways to Unknown Worlds. Continue reading Terri Kapsalis announced as Fall 2017 Artist in Residence

Healogics Pledges Support of Wound Healing Exhibit

The Florida-based wound healing and prevention network Healogics has pledged support for the exhibit Wound Healing: Ancient Wisdom, Modern Technology as a 2018 Sustaining Sponsor. Healogics is the nation’s largest provider of advanced wound care services. Experts in Chronic Wound Healing. Using an evidence-based systematic approach to chronic wound healing, Healogics provides specialty wound care for an underserved and … Continue reading Healogics Pledges Support of Wound Healing Exhibit