History of Medicine

Frank Blibo

Frank Blibo

Research Interests: The history of medicine and diseases especially pathologies of progress such as cancer (especially cancer without oncology) and cardiovascular diseases in West African history; the history of open-heart surgery and other cardiac procedures in East, West, and South Africa; and the ethical and cultural issues raised by progress made in science and medicine in African history.

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Kiran Kumbhar

Kiran Kumbhar

Research Interests: history and evolution of the medical profession in India, post-independence with a special focus on social, cultural and political aspects of the patient-doctor relationship; medical education reform; history of public health; portrayals of health professionals and health centers in Indian cinema.... Read more about Kiran Kumbhar