Lerner, Barron H.

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LERNER, Barron H.

LERNER, Barron H. American, b. 1960. Genres: Medicine/Health. Career: Historian, internist, writer, educator, and scholar. Columbia University, New York, NY, instructor, 1989-91, Mailman School of Public Health, assistant professor of medicine and public health, 1993-; Presbyterian Hospital, assistant physician, 1989-91, attending physician, 1993-; University of Washington, Seattle, WA, Instructor, 1991-93. Publications: Contagion and Confinement: Controlling Tuberculosis along the Skid Row, 1998; The Breast Cancer Wars: Hope, Fear, and the Pursuit of a Cure in Twentieth-Century America, 2001. Contributor to medical and historical journals, magazines, and newspapers. Address: Columbia University, Department of Medicine, Black Building 1-101, 630 West 168th St., New York, NY 10032, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]