Learning from Leonardo: The lasting influence of Leonardo da Vinci on Medical and Anatomical art – 2nd October 2012

Dr Caroline Erolin from the University of Dundee looked at who Leonardo da Vinci was and why he has come to be known as the archetypal Renaissance man.  A brief overview of the history of medical and anatomical art helped explain where Leonardo sat amongst his contemporaries.  His influence on medical and anatomical art was also examined by looking at where these fields are today and what future students can learn from this great master.