History of Medicine
Found in 22 Collections and/or Records:
Interview transcripts and memos, field notes, correspondence, subject files, reprints, and newspaper clippings documenting multiple ethnographical medical sociology research projects conducted by Judith Swazey and Renée Fox, working independently and jointly under the auspices of the Acadia Institute which primarily focused on social, ethical, and policy issues in biomedical research and healthcare.
Survey forms, printed matter, and correspondence used to conduct a survey undertaken by Carmichael and Numbers for the Education Committee of the American Association for the History of Medicine. Includes information on schools with and without graduate courses in the history of medicine.
Dr. Chauncey Leake received his Ph.D. degree in physiology and pharmacology. Throughout his career as a researcher, teacher, and administrator, Dr. Leake maintained an interest in the history of medicine and medical ethics. Collection consists chiefly of general correspondence relating to individuals as well as to organizations, the latter consisting of associations, societies, foundations, conferences and congresses, and clubs.
The collection consists of interviews conducted by Edward Shorter in preparation for his book The Health Century (1987).