Meckel, Richard A(lan)

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MECKEL, Richard A(lan)

MECKEL, Richard A(lan). American, b. 1948. Genres: History, Medicine/ Health. Career: Brown University, Providence, RI, lecturer, 1979-82, assistant professor, 1982-88, associate professor of American civilization, 1989-; writer. Publications: Save the Babies: American Public Health Reform and the Prevention of Infant Mortality, 1850-1929, Johns Hopkins University Press, 1990. Address: Department of American Civilization, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, U.S.A.