Naomi Rogers, PhD

Professor in the History of Medicine and of History

Research Organizations

History of Medicine

Global Health Initiative

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Summary

Naomi Rogers is an Associate Professor in the Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and History of Medicine departments. Her professional interests range across the history of disease, public health, gender and medicine, nursing, and alternative medicine in 19th- and 20th-century America. Her forthcoming publications include: a book tentatively titled Healer from the Outback: Sister Elizabeth Kenny, Polio and American Medicine, 1940-1952; a study of American radical health movements in the 1960s; and a study of American homeopathy in the 20th century.

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Contact Info

Naomi Rogers, PhD
Mailing Address
History of Science and MedicinePO Box 208324
New Haven, CT 06520-8324