The Center for the History of Medicine is pleased to partner with faculty, staff, and administration to accomplish its goals. We are grateful for the service of the following Advisory Committee members:

  • David Jones, Chair, A. Bernard Ackerman Professor of the Culture of Medicine in the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School and in the Department of the History of Science at Harvard University
  • S. J. Adelstein, Paul C. Cabot Distinguished Professor of Medical Biophysics and Quondam Daniel C. Tosteson University Professor at Harvard Medical School, and Senior Radiologist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Allan M. Brandt, Amalie Moses Kass Professor of the History of Medicine and Professor of the History of Science at Harvard University, holding a joint appointment between the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and Harvard Medical School
  • Eugene Braunwald, Hersey Distinguished Professor of Theory and Practice of Physic at Harvard Medical School, Faculty Dean for Academic Programs at the Partners Healthcare System, and Founding Chairman of the Thrombolysis In Myocardial Infarction (TIMI) Study Group at Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • R. Bruce Donoff, Dean of the Harvard School of Dental Medicine
  • Jeffrey M. Drazen, Parker B. Francis Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Professor of Physiology at the Harvard School of Public Health, and Editor-in-Chief of the New England Journal of Medicine
  • Barbara Ebert, former administrator in the office of the Dean of the Medical School during three administrations– Berry, Ebert, and Tosteson
  • Jeremy Greene, Professor, Elizabeth Treide and A. McGehee Harvey Chair at the Johns Hopkins University Institute of the History of Medicine
  • Martin Hirsch, Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Professor of Immunology and Infectious Diseases at the Harvard School of Public Health, and Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Infectious Diseases
  • Subramanyan Jayasankar, President of the Boston Medical Library, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Susan C. Lester, Assistant Professor of Pathology at Harvard Medical School and Chief of Breast Pathology at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Marie McCormick, Sumner and Esther Feldberg Professor of Maternal and Child Health in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at the Harvard School of Public Health, Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School, Senior Associate for Academic Affairs in Neonatology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical center, and Senior Associate Director of the Infant Follow-Up program at Children’s Hospital
  • Scott H. Podolsky, Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Director of the Center for the History of Medicine, Countway Library
  • Charles E. Rosenberg, Professor of the History of Science and Ernest E. Monrad Professor in the Social Sciences, Harvard University
  • Eleanor Shore, Senior Consultant to the Office for Academic and Clinical Programs and Chair of the Archives for Women in Medicine (AWM)
  • Peter V. Tishler, Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and a physician and senior investigator in the Department of Medicine, Division of Genetics at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Peter Tonellato, Senior Research Scientist, Department for Biomedical Informatics at Harvard Medical School, a member of the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center as a part of the Biostatistics and Computational Biology breast cancer program, Visiting Professor in the Department of Pathology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Professor of Computer Science and Health Informatics at the University of Wisconsin in Milwaukee
  • Augustus A. White III, Ellen and Melvin Gordon Professor of Medical Education and Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at Harvard Medical School, and Orthopedic Surgeon-in-Chief, Emeritus, at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center