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Professor Anne Hardy

MA DPhil

Honorary Professor
of the History of Public Health

Room
209

LSHTM
15-17 Tavistock Place
London
WC1H 9SH
United Kingdom

Tel.
07719 533251

Anne was educated at Oxford University (DPhil Modern History) and was on the academic staff of the Academic Unit of the Wellcome Institute later the Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL, from 1990 to 2010.

Affiliations

Faculty of Public Health and Policy
Department of Social and Environmental Health Research

Centres

History in Public Health

Research

 Anne's interests lie chiefly in the history infectious disease, both social and scientific, but she has also taught and written on medical history since 1800. Her publications include articles in peer-reviewed journals and edited collections, as well the joint-authored works Prevention and Cure: The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (with Lise Wilkinson) and The Western Medical Tradition 1800-2000 ( with W F Bynum et al). Her monograph publications are:

The Epidemic Streets: Infectious Diisease and the Rise of Preventive Medicine, 1856-1900 (Oxford: OUP, 1993)

Salmonella Infections, Networks of Knowledge and Public Health in Britain, 1880-1975 (Oxford: OUP, 2015), which was awarded the Pickstone Prize of the British Society for the History of Science in 2016.

Research Area
Bacteria
Environment
Hygiene
Infectious disease policy
Insects
Public health history
Disease control
Food
Global Health
Discipline
History
Disease and Health Conditions
Infectious disease
Measles
Pandemic diseases
Tuberculosis
Emerging Infectious Disease
Zoonotic disease
Country
Belgium
Germany
Denmark
France
Faeroe Islands
United Kingdom
Ireland
Iceland
Norway
Sweden
United States
Region
European Union
North America