Montana from Open Range to Fenced Pastures: Bleed, Blister, and Purge Becomes Scientific Method
17th Annual Medical History Conference
April 28, 2017
2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Museum of the Rockies, Hagar Auditorium
2:00 PM Introduction & Welcome
Martin Teintze, Ph.D., Director of the MSU WWAMI Medical Education Program
2:10 PM “Regulating the Variety of Healers in Early Montana: The Establishment of a Board of Medical Examiners”
Todd Savitt, Ph.D.
3:00 PM “The Diffusion of Medical Science in Montana: Howard Taylor Ricketts and Caroline McGill”
Pierce Mullen, Ph.D.
3:50-4:00 PM Break
4:00 PM “Montana’s African-Americans and Their Contribution to Community Health and Medicine"
Ellen Baumler, Ph.D.
4:50 PM “'We Had to Start Treating Them as Human Beings’: Dr. Philip Pallister, Clinical Genetics, and the Montana State Training School, 1940s-1970s"
Linda Sargent Wood, Ph.D.
with special guest Dr. Philip Pallister.
6:00 PM End of Program and Reception