As part of the History Talks! series, join Dr. Londa Schiebinger for a presentation on “The Secret Cures of Slaves: People, Plants, and Medicine in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World.” The talk will take place at the IUPUI Campus Center Room 450 C, 420 University Boulevard, on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 6:00 pm.
Dr. Londa Schiebinger is the John L. Hinds Professor of History of Science at Stanford University. She currently directs the EU/US Gendered Innovations in Science, Health & Medicine, Engineering, and Environment project. She is a leading international expert on gender in science and technology and has addressed the United Nations on the topic of “Gender, Science, and Technology.” She is an elected member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the recipient of numerous prizes and awards, including the prestigious Alexander von Humboldt Research Prize and Guggenheim Fellowship. Her work on Gendered Innovations harnesses the creative power of sex and gender analysis to enhance excellence and reproducibility in science and technology.
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This event is hosted by the IUPUI History Department, the IUPUI Arts & Humanities Institute, Spirit & Place, and the IUPUI Division of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion.