Meet us in New Haven: American Association for the History of Medicine

If you are heading to the American Association for the History of Medicine’s annual meeting in New Haven, be sure to browse JHU Press books and journals in the exhibit area from April 30 to May 3. Press authors will be stopping by, and we’re offering a special on-site-only 40% discount on six selected new titles throughout the meeting! Other new and recent books will be available at a 30% discount during and after the meeting; use discount code “HEZT” to receive a 30% discount when you order on the JHUP website or call 1-800-537-5487. Find subscription information here for the Bulletin of the History of Medicine; check out AAHM on Twitter; read more about the 2015 AAHM Annual Meeting; follow executive editor Jacqueline C. Wehmueller, who acquires our books in the history of medicine, on Twitter at @EditorJackieW; and follow the JHU Press on Facebook and Twitter. And check out these new and forthcoming publications in the history of medicine from JHUP:


On-site only at the AAHM meeting, purchase these six new books at a special 40% discount:

Intolerant Bodies: A Short History of Autoimmunity, by Warwick Anderson and Ian R. Mackay ($15.00)

More Than Hot: A Short History of Fever, by Christopher Hamlin ($15.00)

Health Care in America: A History, by John C. Burnham ($20.00)

Pathologist of the Mind: Adolf Meyer and the Origins of American Psychiatry, by S. D. Lamb ($25.00)

Generic: The Unbranding of Modern Medicine, by Jeremy A. Greene ($18.00)

The Antibiotic Era: Reform, Resistance, and the Pursuit of a Rational Therapeutics, by Scott H. Podolsky ($20.00)


Other new and recent publications in History of Medicine—order books at a 30% discount:

Bulletin of the History of Medicine, edited by Randall M. Packard and Mary E. Fissell

Doctors Without Borders: Humanitarian Quests, Impossible Dreams of Médecins Sans Frontières, by Renée C. Fox

Broken Hearts: The Tangled History of Cardiac Care, by David S. Jones

A History of Public Health, revised expanded edition, by George Rosen; Foreword by Pascal James Imperato, MD, MPH&TM; Introduction by Elizabeth Fee; Biographical Essay and New Bibliography by Edward T. Morman


Patients and Healers in the High Roman Empire, by Ido Israelowich

Aging Bones: A Short History of Osteoporosis, by Gerald N. Grob

Cold War, Deadly Fevers: Malaria Eradication in Mexico, 1955–1975, by Marcos Cueto

Chronic Disease in the Twentieth Century: A History, by George Weisz

Pain: A Political History, by Keith Wailoo (forthcoming in paperback)

Medicine and Religion: A Historical Introduction, by Gary B. Ferngren


Healing Gotham: New York City’s Public Health Policies for the Twenty-First Century, by Bruce F. Berg

A Chosen Calling: Jews in Science in the Twentieth Century, by Noah J. Efron

Gene Jockeys: Life Science and the Rise of Biotech Enterprise, by Nicolas Rasmussen

Policy Documents and Reports, from the American Association of University Professors



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