Naomi Rogers PhD

Professor in the History of Medicine and Associate Professor of History

Departments & Organizations

Office of Student ResearchHistory of Medicine

Research Interests

20th-century American medicine; Diseases; Public health; Gender and medicine; Nursing; Alternative medicine; Health policy; Medical education


  • B.A., Melbourne University , 1979
  • B.A., Melbourne University , 1980
  • Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania , 1986
  • M.A., University of Pennsylvania , 1986

Selected Publication

  • Polio Wars: Sister Kenny and the Golden Age of American Medicine, Oxford University Press, 2013
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