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Heidi Knoblauch, "Medical Photography, Record Keeping and the Doctor Patient Relationship: The Photographic Department at Bellevue Hospital, 1868-1906"
Nick Wilding, "Reading William Harvey in Naples: the Loeb copy in context"
Benjamin Breen, "Tropical Transplantations: Medicine, Globalization and the Drug Trade in the Portuguese and British Empires, 1640-1750"
Katherine Arner, "Making Yellow Fever Atlantic: Relocating America in the Geopolitics of Disease and Disease Knowledge in the Atlantic World, 1790-1830"
Heiko Pollmeier, "The German Medical Community in New York City, 1857-1917. Networks -- Media -- Institutions."
Andrew Curran, "The Anatomy of Blackness: Preternatural Histories of the African in the French Enlightenment Life Sciences"
Adrienne Phelps Coco, "A Brooklyn Enigma: The Controversial Disabilities and Mystical Abilities of Mollie Fancher"
Delia Gavrus, "The Crisis in Neurology, 1920-1940: The Rhetoric of Therapeutic Superiority in the Construction of Professional Boundaries"
Frederick W. Gibbs, "The Natural Philosophy of Poison: Medical Treatises on Poison and Their Influence Circa 1300-1600"
Daniel Margocsy, “The Commerce of Natural Philosophy: Scientific Secrets in Early Modern Europe”
Britta McEwen, “Viennese Sexual Knowledge as Science and Social Reform Movement, 1900-1934”
Sarah Tracy, “From Vice to Disease: Alcoholism in America, 1870-1920”
Lynda Ellen Payne, "Bodysnatching, Dissecting, and the Sensibilities of Medical Men in Eighteenth-Century Britain"
Kenton Kroker, "The First Modern Plague? An Historical Examination of the Role of Epidemic Encephalitis in the Development of Neurology and Public Health in the United States, 1919-1939"
Carla Bittel, "'The Creation of a Scientific Spirit': Mary Putnam Jacobi and the Politics of Gender and Science in Late Nineteenth-Century New York"
Eric Schneider, "Drugs and Drug Use in Mid-Twentieth Century New York"
Laura Robson, "Using Vesalius: Adapting Images and Transforming Texts in Sixteenth Century Medical Manuals
Samir Boumediene, "Appropriating the Medicinal Plants of Spanish America (1570-1750)"
Alessandro Laverda, "Anatomy and Myth: The Contest between Apollo and Marsyas in Anatomy Books of the Early Modern Age in Europe"
Cindy Stelmackowich, "Picturing Pathology: Morbid Anatomy Diagrams, Pathological Atlases and Disease, 1800-1840"
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Kelina Gotman, "Zooanthropy"
Marni Kessler, "Anxiety and the Maternal Substitute: Edgar Degas' New Orleans Paintings"
Mary Hunter, "Shared Visions? Representations of Bodies in late Nineteenth Century American and French Art and Medicine"
Sabine Arnaud, “Hysteria: Fictions and Politics of Truths”
Bryan Waterman, “Writing Yellow Fever in Late-Eighteenth-Century New York City”
Angus Fletcher, “Paracelsian Medicine and the Experience of Bodily Consciousness in Seventeenth-Century English Literature”
Vanessa Ryan, "The Material Mind: Victorian Physiological Psychology and the Narration of Consciousness"
Michael R. Blackie, "The Sensorium in Splints: Some Permutations of S. Weir Mitchell's Use of Rest"
Richard A. Barney, "Eyeing the Divine: The Physiology of the Sublime in Early Modern Britain"
Carolyn Thomas de la Pena, "Powering the Body"
Instructions on how to apply for NYAM's research fellowships, student grants, endowed lectures and awards are contained within the description of each program. Please click on your program of interest for full details.
NYAM welcomed Harlan M. Krumholz, MD to deliver the 2014 Nahum J. Winer Lecture on November 12, 2014. The topic of his lecture was “Is Hospitalization Toxic to Patients and Does it Cause a Post-Hospital Syndrome? Time to Rethink the Hospital Experience".
On February 10, 2015, Kenneth Tomecki, MD delivered the 60th Howard Fox, MD Memorial lecture at NYAM on the topic of “What’s New in Dermatological Therapy.”
The Academy honored Jerry G. Blaivas, MD, FACS and William C. de Groat, MD with the 2015 Ferdinand C. Valentine Award for outstanding contributions to the field of urology on April 8, 2015.
The New York Academy of Medicine welcomed Jan Blacher, PhD to deliver the 2015 Millie and Richard Brock Lecture in Pediatrics on May 7, 2015. The topic of her lecture was “The Collateral Effects of Autism on Families: Why Professionals Should Care”.