Category Archives: Maritime Medicine

Society for the History of Navy Medicine Selects Candidates for Naval Academy History Symposium

The Society for the History of Navy Medicine’s Paper Selection Board (Harry Langley, Professor of History Emeritus, Catholic University, Washington, DC and Annette Finley-Croswhite, Professor of History and Chair Emerita, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA) have spoken.  They selected six … Continue reading

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About the Society for the History of Navy Medicine

The Society for the History of Navy Medicine (sponsor of this blog) was founded in 2006.  It came into being as result of conversations between co-founder and Executive Director Tom Snyder, a retired surgeon and retired Navy Reservist, who was … Continue reading

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Recent Books by Members of the Society for the History of Medicine-2

The Mission of the Society for the History of Navy Medicine is to encourage research, study and publication of all aspects of the history of maritime medicine. Society member James O Finnegan, MD, was a combat surgeon in Vietnam during … Continue reading

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