Prof Mary Fissell will give a keynote address on July 23, 2014 at the Early Modern Women, Religion, and the Body conference at Loughborough University, UK.
The title of her talk is "Scribbles in the Margins: Finding Women Readers of English Popular Medical Books".
On 1 July, 2014 Prof Nathaniel Comfort will be giving the concluding address at the Networking Event in Science and Technology (NEST 2014) at the French Embassy in Washington, 4101 Reservoir Road, NW, Wash., DC 20007. Lecture time is 6:45 pm and the title is, "How personal is personalized medicine? The hope, hype, and history of the current revolution in healthcare."
On Monday June 23, 2014, Prof Nathaniel Comfort will give Johns Hopkins Pathology Grand Rounds at 8:30 am in Hurd Hall. The title of Nathaniel's talk is: "From Society to Genes—and Back: Eugenics, Medical Genetics, and Individualized Medicine".
Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine
Institute of the History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University
October 3-4, 2014
The Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine (JASMed) is an annual gathering of early career historians of medicine and public health, coordinated by graduate students.
This year's conference is being coordinated by graduate students in the Johns Hopkins History of Medicine Department.
Congratulations to our grad student Katherine Arner, who has published her paper 'Making Global Commerce into International Health Diplomacy: Consuls and Disease Control in the Age of Revolutions' in the December 2013 issue of the Journal of World History.