Naomi Rogers, PhD

Professor in the History of Medicine and of History

Departments & Organizations

History of Medicine

Office of Student Research

Education & Training

MA University of Pennsylvania (1986)
PhD University of Pennsylvania (1986)
BA Melbourne University, Music (1980)
BA Melbourne University, Honors (1979)

International Activity

  • Medicine in America: Sister Kenny and Polio Australia (2008)

    Professor Rogers is now completing a book on the Australian nurse Sister Elizabeth Kenny and her highly visible and controversial transformation of polio care in the US during the 1940s and 1950s, time she spent in the US, and a time when Gallup polls identified her at one point as the most admired...

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Contact Info

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