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Monica H. Green

Seminar Director Monica GreenMonica H. Green is Professor of History at Arizona State University where she holds affiliate appointments in Women and Gender Studies, and the Program in Social Science and Health in the School of Human Evolution and Social Change. She teaches courses in Women's Health, Medieval History, and the History of Science and Medicine. She has published extensively on various aspects of the history of women's medicine in premodern Europe, including Women's Healthcare in the Medieval West: Texts and Contexts (2000), which was co-winner of the 2004 John Nicholas Brown Prize for the best first book in medieval studies; The Trotula: A Medieval Compendium of Women's Medicine (2001); Making Women's Medicine Masculine: The Rise of Male Authority in Pre-Modern Gynecology (Oxford, 2008); and a study of the first known malpractice trial of a midwife. Green has served on the councils of the Society for Medieval Feminist Scholarship and the American Association for the History of Medicine, and is currently serving on the council of the Medieval Academy of America. She also serves on the editorial boards of Dynamis and Social History of Medicine.

Contact information:

Department of History
Coor Hall, Room 4568
Arizona State University
P.O. Box 874302
Tempe, AZ 85287-4302 U.S.A.

Tel: 480-965-4762
Fax: 480-965-0310

email: monica.green@asu.edu
web: http://www.asu.edu/clas/asuhistory/faculty/green.html

Walton O. Schalick, III

Seminar Director Walton O. SchalickWalton O. Schalick, III, M.D., Ph.D., is Assistant Professor of Medical History, Rehabilitation Medicine, History of Science and Pediatrics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Walt’s research embraces a triptych of the history of medieval medicine and pharmacology, the history of children with physical disabilities in 19th- and 20th-century Europe and the US, and the practical ethics of pediatric emergency research, some of which has appeared in articles and chapters and the balance of which is pending in two monographs. He is Associate Editor for the five-volume, Encyclopedia of Disability (2005) which won Best Reference Award from the Library Journal and an Outstanding Award from the American Library Association's Booklist Journal.

Contact information:

Medical History & Bioethics
University of Wisconsin
1300 University Avenue, Rm. 1426
Madison, WI 53706-1532 U.S.A.

Tel: 608-262-6760
Fax: 608-265-0486

email: schalick@wisc.edu
web: http://medhist.wisc.edu/faculty/schalick/index.shtml