Theodore M. Brown, Ph.D.

Theodore M. Brown, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester
500 Joseph C. Wilson Blvd.
Box 270070
Rochester, NY 14611

Research Bio

Dr. Brown is a historian of medicine, public health, and health policy. He has conducted research on the history of the biopsychosocial approach and on translational medicine; the history of twentieth and early twenty-first century U.S. health policy; the influence of organized philanthropy on medical research, health policy, and medical education, and the history of American and global public health. He is a Contributing Editor for History of the American Journal of Public Health.

Recent Journal Articles

2009
Baron, SL and Brown, TM. "Lead Poisoning in the United States". American Journal of Public Health. 2009; 99.
2009
Gamble, VN and Brown, TM. "Reaching the Negro Community". American Journal of Public Health. 2009; 99.
2008
Brown, TM. "Celebrating the World Health Organization". American Journal of Public Health. 2008; 98.
2006
Brown, TM and Fee, L. "The Bandoeng Conference of 1937: A Milestone in Health and Development". American Journal of Public Health. 2006; 96.
2006
Tarantola, D, Gruskin, S, Brown, TM, and Fee, L. "Jonathan Mann: Founder of the Health and Human Rights Movement". American Journal of Public Health. 2006; 96.

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Public Health Sciences (SMD)

Education

PhD | History and Philosophy of Science | Princeton University1968
MA | History and Philosophy of Science | Princeton University1965
BS | History and Science | City College of CUNY1963

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Postdoctoral Fellowship in History of Medicine Johns Hopkins University 1969