Kenneth Ludmerer

Professor of History and Medicine
Mabel Dorn Reeder Distinguished Professor in the History of Medicine
Postdoctoral Fellowship in History of Science, Harvard University
MA, MD, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
AB, Harvard College
research interests:
  • History of Medicine
  • Reform of Medical Education in the US

contact info:

office hours:

  • By Appointment

mailing address:

  • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
  • CB 8066
  • ONE BROOKINGS DR.
  • ST. LOUIS, MO 63130-4899

Professor Ludmerer's research interests are in the history of American medicine, with particular reference to the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. His work has focused on understanding medicine in a broad intellectual, social, and cultural context.

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