Collage of various historical images

The Department of Medical History and Bioethics dates back to 1950, when the University of Wisconsin Medical School created a Department of the History of Medicine, the second department of its kind in the country. The Program in Medical Ethics has been an integral part of the department since its founding in 1973.   (More information --> About Us)

Mitman’s “In the Shadow of Ebola” Online

“In the Shadow of Ebola,” a 25-minute film by Prof. Gregg Mitman is now available online for viewing. Please click ‘here’ for more information.

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