Welcome to the Cushing Center

This brief video produced by Doug Forbush and the Yale Broadcast and Media Center tells the story of one of the most important names in neurosurgery: Dr. Harvey Cushing. How did his unique collection of medical specimens come to reside at the new Cushing Center at the Yale School of Medicine?

In the Media

"Brain museum is spooky yet stimulating," MobileRVing.com, October 2017
"Yale's Brain Trust," Yale News, September 14, 2017
"What awaits in New Haven? Pizza, yes, and brains in jars," New York Times, May 25, 2017
"Photos of Yale Medical School Cushing Center Field Trip," New Haven Register, January 11, 2017
"Brainsss," Yale GradCast, January 14, 2017
"See these stunning photos of brain surgery's earliest patients," Atlas Obscura, May 18, 2015

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