Publications

Peer-Reviewed Articles and Book Chapter

“Darby’s Fluid Meat and the Economization of Digestion.” In Acquired Tastes: Stories about the Origins of Modern Food, edited by Benjamin R. Cohen, Michael Kideckel, and Anna Zeide (in preparation).

Introduction: Food as Medicine, Medicine as Food.Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences, Special Issue: Food as Medicine 73, 2 (April 2018). 127-134. Co-authored with Juliana Adelman.

Between Food and Medicine: Artificial Digestion, Sickness, and the Case of Benger’s Food.Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences, Special Issue: Food as Medicine 73, 2 (April 2018). 168-187.

Inimitable Innovation: Johann Friedrich Dieffenbach and the Renewal of Surgery, 1822-1847.” In Technological Change in Modern Surgery: Historical Perspectives on Innovation, edited by Thomas Schlich and Christopher Crenner. Rochester, NY: University of Rochester Press, 2017. 21–50.

The ‘contaminating agent:’ UNRRA, displaced persons and venereal disease in Germany, 1945-1947.American Journal of Public Health 100, 6 (2010). 993-1003.

Book Sections

"Bibliographic Essay." In Erwin Ackerknecht, A Short History of Medicine. Revised and expanded edition. Foreword and Concluding Essay by Charles E. Rosenberg. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016.

Book Reviews

Review of Eating to Learn, Learning to Eat: The Origins of School Lunch in the United States by Andrew Ruis, Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences 73, 3 (July 2018): 380-83.

Conference Proceedings

“Waste against Waste: Medicinal Offal Products, ‘Artificial Digestion’ and the Nineteenth-Century Thrift Movement.” In Offal: Rejected and Reclaimed Food. Proceedings of the Oxford Symposium on Food and Cookery 2016. Prospect Books, 2017.

Medical Publications

Haushofer L, Bhattacharyya M, Isibor RN, Sakka SA. “Does  conventional practice prevent ocular complications in prone position spinal surgery?” Journal of Perioperative Practice 19, 1 (Jan. 2009): 16-19.

Blog Posts/Online Articles

"Bachelorette Chow and the Contested Nature of Nutritional Knowledge." Food, Fatness, and Fitness: Critical Perspectives http://foodfatnessfitness.com. November 1, 2017.

"The History of Nutrition. A Confession, a Case and a Caveat." H-Net Nutrition. October 25, 2016.

"Lost Places." Remedia, http://remedianetwork.net. February 17, 2015.

"Suitcase Stories." Remedia, http://remedianetwork.net. June 18, 2014.

"A Girl’s Best Friend." Remedia, http://remedianetwork.net. July 15, 2013.

"Death Stare." Remedia, http://remedianetwork.net. February 25, 2013.

"Disposing the dead: The cremation debate in the 19th century." Remedia, http://remedianetwork.net. February 11, 2013.

"Death and Dying during the American Civil War: Drew Faust at the Countway Library of Medicine." Remedia, http://remedianetwork.net. January 21, 2013.

"Fat Folios." Remedia, http://remedianetwork.net. November 4, 2012.