Founded in 1929, we are the oldest academic department of the History of Medicine in the English-speaking world. We are dedicated to scholarship on the histories of medicine, disease, the health sciences, and their relationships to society.
If you are thinking of applying to our graduate program for entry in Fall 2015, you are strongly advised to arrange a visit to the department this coming Fall. Please contact our graduate coordinator Prof Marta Hanson in the first instance. More...
Naming and Identity: 'Local Botanicals' in the Korean Tradition of Medicine
Suyoung Suh, Dartmouth University
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“Shall do no harm to the health of the Muslims”: Healers and the State in Early Modern Ottoman Society
Nükhet Varlik, Rutgers University, Newark