By: Maggie Cogswell

Apply Now: Curator of the Historical Collections
January 24, 2022

The Institute is hiring! The Institute of the History of Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University is conducting a search for…

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NLM 2022 History Talks, featuring Sasha White!
January 12, 2022

Congratulations to Sasha White for the upcoming talk at the NLM 2022 History Talks! NLM Announces 2022 History Talks the first…

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Conversations on Slavery, Racism, & the University
Conversations on Slavery, Racism, & the University: Friday, 12/3 @ 12:15pm-5pm EST
December 3, 2021

In case you didn’t get a chance to read the Baltimore Sun article yesterday, KSAS & the Hopkins Retrospective will be…

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Gary Stokes, founder of the environmental group Oceans Asia, displays discarded face masks found on a beach on the outlying Lantau island in Hong Kong
Congrats to Jessica Hester for her recent NYT article on PPE pollution!
November 30, 2021

Check out the latest publication in the NYT from our 1st year HoM PhD candidate, Jessica Leigh Hester! In this article,…

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Check out Rachel Strodel’s Lancet article on the history of insulin price-fixing!
November 15, 2021

The Lancet published an article by former History of Medicine Scholarly Concentration student, Rachel Strodel. The article, co-authored by Rachel and…

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Shoutout to Jason Theis, (JHMS ’20)!
November 12, 2021

Big shoutout to Jason Theis (JHMS ’20), former History of Medicine Scholarly Concentration student, for his feature in the Fall Hopkins…

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Abortion: An Issue Through Time Event
Dr. Mary Fissell & History PhD Candidate Brooke Lansing participate in “Abortion: An Issue Through Time” Event
November 8, 2021

Undergraduate History Association hosts inaugural event on abortion through history Check out this JHU Newsletter article about the recent Undergraduate History…

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2 New Publications from Dr. Sasha White!
October 25, 2021

Check out two recent publications by Dr. Sasha White: The Lancet: COVID-19 and the rebiologisation of racial indifference Edited volume in…

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Double Kudos to Dr. Adam Biggs!
October 21, 2021

Please help us congratulate our postdoctoral fellow, Dr. Adam Biggs, on two great achievements! Dr. Biggs has recently been accepted as…

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“The Triumph of Death,” an oil painting by the Flemish artist Pieter Bruegel the Elder, circa 1562.Credit...FineArt/Alamy
Dr. Jeremy Greene’s NYT Interview: Covid Will Be an Era, Not a Crisis That Fades
October 12, 2021

Check out Dr. Jeremy Greene’s interview featured in today’s NYT article! “Past Pandemics Remind Us Covid Will Be an Era, Not…

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