Events

These events are hosted or sponsored by our Graduate Program and the Department of the History of Medicine. If you want to find out more about the activities of our faculty and students, please check the News page.

For the current semester's colloquia poster, please go here.

Ivano Dal Prete, Colloquium Speaker

September 28, 2017

Ivano Dal Prete of Yale University will present their colloquia paper entitield "On the Edge of Eternity: Thinking of an Ancient Earth in Pre-modern Europe."

Join us at 300 Gilman Hall, Homewood Campus at 3pm!

For more information on the Program in the History of Science, Medicine, & Technology Fall 2017 Colloquia Series, see the full list here

Jennifer Tucker, Colloquium Speaker

October 5, 2017

​Jennifer Tucker of Wesleyan University will present their colloquia paper entitield "Chemical Exposure: The Victorian Alkali Industry through the Camera's Lens."

Join us in the Seminar Room, 3rd Floor, Welch Library Building on the East Baltimore Campus at 3pm!

For more information on the Program in the History of Science, Medicine, & Technology Fall 2017 Colloquia Series, see the full list here

Helen Rozwadowski, Colloquium Speaker

October 12, 2017

Helen Rozwadowski of University of Connecticut will present their colloquia paper entitield "Frontiers of Discovery:  Changing Meanings of “Frontier” from Frederick Jackson Turner to John F. Kennedy and Beyond."

Join us at 300 Gilman Hall, Homewood Campus at 3pm!

For more information on the Program in the History of Science, Medicine, & Technology Fall 2017 Colloquia Series, see the full list here

Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine

October 13, 2017

The Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine is convened annually for the presentation of research by young scholars working on the history of medicine and public health. The meeting was founded in 2002 to foster an intercollegial intellectual community and provide a forum for sharing and critiquing graduate student research.

The Institute for the History of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University is pleased to host the 15th Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine on October 13-14th in Baltimore.

For more information or to register, visit their website.

George Weisz, Colloquium Speaker

October 19, 2017

George Weisz of McGill University will present their colloquia paper entitield "International Research Policy and the Emergence of the New Global Health 1974-1997."

Join us in the Seminar Room, 3rd Floor, Welch Library Building on the East Baltimore Campus at 3pm!

For more information on the Program in the History of Science, Medicine, & Technology Fall 2017 Colloquia Series, see the full list here

Victor Braitberg & Jeremy Greene, Colloquium Speakers

October 26, 2017

Victor Braitberg

Victor Braitberg of University of Arizona, far left, and Jeremy Greene of Johns Hopkins University, just left, will present their colloquia paper entitield "Innovation on the Reservation: Information Technology and Health Systems Research in the Tohono O’odham Nation."

Join us in the Seminar Room, 3rd Floor, Welch Library Building on the East Baltimore Campus at 3pm!

For more information on the Program in the History of Science, Medicine, & Technology Fall 2017 Colloquia Series, see the full list here

Media Medica Conference

October 27, 2017

The Institute of the History of Medicine & the Alexander Grass Humanities Institute present: 

Media Medica: Medicine & the Challenge of New Media

Medicine never takes place in a vacuum - the spaces between patient, doctor, and scientist have always been mediated by a set of paper, analog, and digital technologies. Join an international group of scholars in humanities and social sciences, physicians and medical educators to explore the changing role of new media in medicine.

When: October 27-28, 2017

Where: Johns Hopkins Medical and University Campuses

For program & registration information, see:  www.mediamedicasite.wordpress.com.

Monica Azzolini, Colloquium Speaker

November 2, 2017

Monica Azzolini of University of Edinburgh will present "Skirting Disaster: The Making of Patron Saints of Earthquakes in Early Modern Italy and Beyond" in a talk co-sponsored by the Singleton Center for the Study of Pre-Modern Europe.

Join us at Arellano Theater, Levering Hall, Homewood Campus at 3pm!

For more information on the Program in the History of Science, Medicine, & Technology Fall 2017 Colloquia Series, see the full list here

Daniel Todes & Eleonora Filippova, Colloquium Speakers

November 16, 2017

Daniel Todes of Johns Hopkins University, left, and Eleonora Filippova of the Archive of Russian Academy of Sciences will present "Prayer as Paradigm: Aleksei Ukhtomsky, Old Belief Eastern Orthodoxy, and the Physiology of Attention."

Join us at 300 Gilman Hall, Homewood Campus at 3pm!

For more information on the Program in the History of Science, Medicine, & Technology Fall 2017 Colloquia Series, see the full list here

Michael Liu, Colloquium Speaker

November 30, 2017

Michael Liu of Academia Sinica will present their colloquia paper entitield "The Legacy of Colonial Medicine in Cold War East Asia."

Join us in the Seminar Room, 3rd Floor, Welch Library Building on the East Baltimore Campus at 3pm!

For more information on the Program in the History of Science, Medicine, & Technology Fall 2017 Colloquia Series, see the full list here

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