Department News for 2017
“Vicki Fama Daniel garners AAHM Shryock Medal Essay honor”
At the recent American Association for the History of Medicine annual meeting in Nashville, History of Science program graduate student Vicki Fama Daniel received a First Honorable Mention in the Richard H. Shryock Medal Essay Contest for her paper titled “Medical Identification and the Emergence of a Forensic Paradigm at the 1949 Noronic Disaster.”
“Forthcoming book by Professor Pablo F. Gómez”
Assistant Professor Pablo F. Gómez's forthcoming book, The Experiential Caribbean: Creating Knowledge and Healing in the Early Modern Atlantic, will come out in April from University of North Carolina Press. As described by the publisher, "Gómez examines the strategies that Caribbean people used to create authoritative, experientially based knowledge about the human body and the natural world during the long seventeenth century." (please click ‘here’ for more details and how to order.) Congratulations Pablo.
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