Johns Hopkins Distinguished Service Professor (Emeritus)
History of surgery; history of medical education.
History of biology, especially genetics, molecular biology, and biomedicine; history of recent science; oral history.
European health care and popular medicine, seventeenth and eighteenth centuries; early modern gender and the body; Co-editor of the Bulletin of the History of Medicine. Professor Fissell will not be accepting new PhD students for academic year 2019-20.
William H. Welch Professor of Medicine and the History of Medicine; Director, Department of the History of Medicine
Twentieth century clinical medicine; therapeutics; pharmaceuticals; global health; history of disease.
Associate Professor in the History of East Asian Medicine
Medicine, disease and public health; early modern astrology and arts of memory in Chinese history.
History of public health nineteenth and twentieth centuries; infectious disease surveillance and control; historical geographies of health and medicine; historical epidemiology and demography; anti-oppression and social justice pedagogy; former co-editor of Social History of Medicine.
Medical research in modern Latin America; surgery; embryology and obstetrics; positivism; religion and medicine.
Social history of disease; health and healing in Africa; history of public health; history of colonial and post-colonial medicine; Co-editor of the Bulletin of the History of Medicine.
Cultural and social history of early modern European medicine; women's and gender history, history of cognitive practices, categories and genres.
Associate Director, Institute of the History of Medicine; Curator, Historical Collection
Social relations of scientific thought; history of biomedical and biological sciences; history of medicine and science in Russia.
Assistant Professor of Sociology and the History of Medicine
History of global health; colonial and postcolonial international health; infectious disease control; international health organizations; tropical medicine; race and health
James Harris, MD
Professor and Director, Developmental Neuropsychiatry Clinic
Archivist, Alan M. Chesney Archives
Arthur M. Silverstein, PhD
Professor Emeritus of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine