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Faculty

Photograph of Thomas H. Broman Thomas H. Broman, Professor, History of Science Department

Interests: Science and medicine in the Enlightenment; the role of science in
 the public sphere; 18th-century German intellectual and cultural
 history.

Email:thbroman@wisc.edu
Phone:(608) 263-1562
Office:Room 230, Bradley Memorial Building

Photograph of Pablo F. Gómez Pablo F. Gómez, Assistant Professor

Interests: History of Medicine and Science in the Atlantic World; History of
 Medicine and Science in Latin America; History of Medicine and
 Science and the African Diaspora; Early modern corporeal
 epistemologies; Race and medicine.

Email:pgomez@wisc.edu
Phone:(608) 262-3414
Office:Room 1440, Medical Sciences Center

Photograph of Daniel Hausman Daniel Hausman, Herbert A. Simon and Hilldale Professor, Philosophy

Interests: Questions concerning the concept of health, the allocation of
 health care resources, and the role of preferences in measuring
 health and setting policy.

Email:dhausman@wisc.edu
Phone:(608) 263-5178
Office:Room 5197, Helen C. White Hall

Photograph of Linda F. Hogle Linda F. Hogle, Professor of Medical Social Sciences

Interests: Stem cell and tissue engineering policy and ethics;
 socio-cultural, political and ethical issues in emerging
 biomedical engineering technologies; transnational issues in
 governance of novel technologies.

Email:lfhogle@wisc.edu
Phone:(608) 263-6954
Office:Room 1142, Medical Sciences Center

Photograph of Judith A. Houck Judith A. Houck, Evjue Bascom Professor in Gender and Women’s Studies

Interests: History of women's health, American medicine, medicine and
 sexuality, race and medicine, science and gender.

Email:jahouck@wisc.edu
Phone:(608) 263-6287
Office:Room 1419, Medical Sciences Center

Photograph of J. Paul Kelleher J. Paul Kelleher, Associate Professor

Interests: Applied ethics and political philosophy as they bear on health
 policy.

Email:paul.kelleher@wisc.edu
Phone:(608) 263-8561
Office:Room 1430, Medical Sciences Center

Photograph of Richard C. Keller Richard C. Keller, Professor

Interests: History of European and colonial medicine and public health,
 history of psychiatry and psychoanalysis, history of the human
 sciences, science and race.

Email:rckeller@wisc.edu
Phone:(608) 263-7378
Office:Room 1423, Medical Sciences Center

Photograph of Susan E. Lederer Susan E. Lederer, Robert Turell Professor of Medical History and Bioethics, Chair

Interests: Medicine and society in twentieth-century America; race,
 medicine, and public health; medicine and popular culture;
 research ethics; and history of medical ethics.

Email:selederer@wisc.edu
Phone:(608) 262-4195
Office:Room 1420, Medical Sciences Center

Photograph of Gregg Mitman Gregg Mitman, Vilas Research and William Coleman Professor of History of Science, Medical History, and Environmental Studies

Interests: History of ecology; environment and health, 20th-century life
 sciences; science in America; science and film.

Email:gmitman@med.wisc.edu
Phone:(608) 262-9140
Office:Room 1415, Medical Science Center

Photograph of Nicole C. Nelson Nicole C. Nelson, Assistant Professor

Interests: History of the recent life sciences, especially genetics; biology
 and society; science and technology studies; science and law;
 laboratory studies and scientific practice; ethnography and oral
 history.

Email:nicole.nelson@wisc.edu
Phone:(608) 262-3492
Office:Room 207, Bradley Memorial Building

Photograph of Pilar N. Ossorio Pilar N. Ossorio, Professor, Law and Bioethics

Interests: Research ethics and regulation; ethical issues in genetics; race
 theory; race/ethnicity in research and medicine, community
 consultation as an ethics method.

Email:pnossorio@wisc.edu
Phone:(608) 263-4387
Office:Room 9103, Law School

Photograph of Krishanu Saha Krishanu Saha, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering and Bioethics

Interests: Stem cell engineering, Biosciences and bioethics.

Email:ksaha@wisc.edu
Phone:(608) 316-4313
Office:Room 4168, Wisconsin Institutes For Discovery

Photograph of Margaret 'Gretchen' Schwarze Margaret 'Gretchen' Schwarze, Assistant Professor, Surgery and Bioethics

Interests: Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Clinical Medical Ethics,
 End-of-Life Care and Advance Directives, Health Services Research.

Email:schwarze@surgery.wisc.edu
Phone:(608) 265-4420
Office:G5/315 CSC, 600 Highland Ave

Photograph of Robert Streiffer Robert Streiffer, Associate Professor, Bioethics and Philosophy

Interests: Abstract ethical theory, political philosophy; ethical and
 political issues related to agricultural biotechnology.

Email:rstreiffer@wisc.edu
Phone:(608) 262-7490
Office:Room 1411, Medical Sciences Center

Affiliated Faculty

Photograph of Robert D. Miller Robert D. Miller, Honorary Fellow

Interests: Pre-1919 consent and refusal of medical services and research,
 including mandates and prohibitions of medical services, with a
 focus on legal and institutional positions and actions.

Email:rdm_wisconsin@yahoo.com
Phone:(608) 278-7692
Office:Room 1135, Medical Sciences Center

Photograph of Andrew Ruis Andrew Ruis, Researcher, Wisconsin Center for Education Research, and Fellow, Department of Surgery

Interests: History of public health nutrition, history of children's health,
 and medical education.

Email:arruis@wisc.edu
Phone:(608) 263-1208
Office:Room 489, Educational Sciences Building

 

Emeritus Faculty

Photograph of Norman Fost Norman Fost, Professor Emeritus, Pediatrics and Bioethics

Interests: Ethical and legal issues in research and genetic screening; use
 of performance enhancing drugs; access to growth hormone;
 definition of death.

Email:ncfost@pediatrics.wisc.edu
Phone:(608) 263-8562 (PED), (608) 262-6430 (MSC)
Office:Room 1149, Medical Sciences Center

Photograph of Judith W. Leavitt Judith W. Leavitt, Rupple Bascom and Ruth Bleier Professor Emerita

Interests: History of medicine and public health in America; women and
 medicine.

Email:jwleavit@wisc.edu
Phone:(608) 263-4560
Office:Room 1410, Medical Sciences Center

Photograph of Ronald L. Numbers Ronald L. Numbers, Hilldale Professor of the History of Science and Medicine Emeritus

Interests: American science and medicine; science and religion.

Email:rnumbers@wisc.edu
Phone:(608) 262-3701 and (608) 262-1460
Office:Room 1432, Medical Sciences Center

Photograph of Daniel Wikler Daniel Wikler, Professor Emeritus, Ethics and Population Health

Interests: Ethical issues in population and international health, including
 the allocation of health resources, health research involving
 human subjects, and ethical dilemmas arising in public health
 practice.

Email:wikler@hsph.harvard.edu
Phone:(617) 432-2365
Office:Harvard University

 
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