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History of medicine, women’s health and childbirth

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Wendy Kline, the Dema G. Seelye Chair in the History of Medicine, can talk about the histories of medicine, women's health and childbirth. She is the author of "Bodies of Knowledge: Sexuality, Reproduction, and Women's Health in the Second Wave" and "Building a Better Race: Gender, Sexuality, and Eugenics from the Turn of the Century to the Baby Boom." 

Kline also can discuss:

  • Women’s issues related to public health concerns, such as Ebola and Zika.
  • History of public health.
  • Women and health in America
  • Death, disease and medicine in the 20th century.
  • Issues related to sex, race and science

Contact: Wendy Kline, 

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