Logo of the 7th Malta Medical School Conference

by unknown designer

The conference logo features the seal of the Malta Medical School, commemorating the founding of the Medical School as the School of Anatomy and Surgery in 1676. The obverse, as depicted, shows the cotton plant in reference to the founder of the School Grand Master Nicholas Cottoner, along with the two serpents traditionally a symbol of medicine. The inscription reads SCHOLA ANATOMIAE AC CHIRURGIAE CONDITA MDCLXXVI meaning School of Anatomy and Surgery - Founded 1676.