Documentation Center for the History of Assistance and Florentine Health was
founded in 1998 with the aim of protecting, spreading and enhancing the
historical and scientific heritage of all the Florentine and Tuscan
institutions that have operated in the field of assistance and care.
Among the many initiatives undertaken by the Center, the book accounts the
creation of a museum itinerary, the restoration of important works of art, the
organization of exhibitions and conference events, the publication of a series
of historical scientific texts and the conservation of all testimonies of
medical and health progress.
Forewords by Paolo Morello Marchese, Antonio Panti.
Preface by Cristina Acidini.