Sino-Buddhist Medicine: A Missing Link in the Global History of Medicine

C. Pierce Salguero

The Huntington

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 7:30pm

The Huntington
1151 Oxford Road
San Marino, CA 91108

C. Pierce Salguero, associate professor of Asian History and Religious Studies at Penn State Abington, provides an introduction to the principles of Sino-Buddhist medicine, the product of centuries of cross-cultural exchange between medieval India and China, with particular focus on pharmacology and medicinal plants. This program is part of the East Asian Garden Lecture series.