Chuck Roland, leading Canadian medical historian, dies
- The Teaching of Medical History. Risse, Guenter B. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Aug75, Vol. 83 Issue 2, p236
Deals with the qualification needed in teaching medical history. Factors which deter qualified applicants from pursuing the career; Advantage inherent in a teacher with both a medical and historical background; Description of a competent teacher.
- Sir Frederick Treves. Harrison, D. F. N. // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Jan1993, Vol. 86 Issue 1, p60
A letter to the editor is presented in response an article on achievements of Frederick Treves in medical history in the September 1992 issue.
- Singer to Sigerist, London, 17 August 1923. // Medical History Supplement;2010/2011, Issue 30, p63
A letter is presented from Charles Singer, a British historian of science, technology, and medicine, to Henry E. Sigerist, a Swiss physician, in which Singer is thanking Sigerist for the proofreading done by him for several publications such as medical historian Karl Sudhoff's article and German...
- Editorial. // Social History of Medicine;Feb2012, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p1
An introduction is presented which discusses the journal's hiring of editorial staff, its decision to publish four issues per year and the journal's relationship with medical historians.
- Useful for medical historians. Thornton, John L. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);11/28/1981, Vol. 283 Issue 6304, p1451
Presents catalogs of libraries of medical book collectors in Great Britain. Bibliographical accuracy of the entries; Enumerations of medical historians; Reference tool for researchers and general practitioners.
- Welcome to Dublin. O'Brien, Eoin T. // British Medical Journal;6/19/1976, Vol. 1 Issue 6024, p1517
Focuses on the conduction of medical congress in Dublin, Ireland. Discussion of medical history and historians; Description of Georgian doctors and hospitals; Introduction of the technological developments in medical profession.
- Notes on Contributors. // Social History of Medicine;Apr2011, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p159
The article offers brief profiles of Debby Banham, Iona McCleery, and Audrey Meaney, who contributed to the writing of the journal.
- The New Enemies of Circumcision. Levenson, Jon D. // Commentary;Mar2000, Vol. 109 Issue 3, p29
Looks at the rationale of circumcision and criticizes David L. Gollaher, a historian of medicine and an opponent of the practice of circumcision. Biblical relevance of circumcision; Argument of Gollaher against circumcision; Sample organizations not favoring circumcision.
- Sigerist to Singer, Leipzig?, 26 July 1929. // Medical History Supplement;2010/2011, Issue 30, p138
A letter is presented from Henry E. Sigerist, a Swiss physician to Charles Singer, a British historian of science, technology and medicine, related to the recommendation of Owsei Temkin, a medical historian.