International Hippocratic Foundation of Kos

For a challenge donation to establish a permanent exhibition: Hippocrates: The Philosopher, the Scientist, the Man.

The exhibition concerns ancient Greek medicine, its origins, and its relation to religion and philosophy. It will focus in particular on Hippocrates, the founder of medical science, and on the remaining Greek schools of medicine. The exhibition will include the surrounding garden, Hippocrates´ Garden, which is planted with herbs and therapeutic plants.
This grant, as all grants made in the Spring of 2007, is dedicated to the memory of Mary A. Dracopoulos, sister of our late founder, Stavros S. Niarchos.