The Robert J. Levine Lecture

The 2015 Robert J. Levine Lecture took place on April 9.

Susan Lederer
Robert Turell Professor of History of Medicine and Bioethics
Chair, Medical History and Bioethics
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

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About the Speaker: Susan Lederer received her bachelor’s degree from Johns Hopkins and her Masters and PhD in the history of science from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Her book Flesh and Blood: Organ Transplantation and Blood Transfusion in Twentieth-Century America is forthcoming from Oxford University Press. She is also the author of Frankenstein: Penetrating the Secrets of Nature (Rutgers University Press, 2002), which is the book for an exhibition on Frankenstein that she curated for the National Library of Medicine, and Subjected to Science: Human Experimentation in America before the Second World War (Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997)

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