Alum Susan Lamb Awarded 2016 Cheiron Book Prize

Susan D. Lamb, PhD, has been awarded the 2016 Cheiron Book Prize for The Pathologist of the Mind: Adolf Meyer and the Origins of American Psychiatry (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014). Cheiron: The International Society for the History of Behavioral and Social Sciences awards the prize biennially for an outstanding monograph in the history of the social/behavioral/human sciences. 

Susan is a 2010 graduate of the program in the history of medicine and is currently the Jason A. Hannah Chair in History of Medicine at the University of Ottawa and an assistant professor in the Department of Innovation in Medical Education.


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