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CSHM Paterson Lecture 2015: Natalie Davis on Healers in Colonial Suriname

In Afro-Caribbean, Conferences, History of medicine by Steve Palmer1 Comment

The Canadian Society for the History of Medicine knows how to honour those who made it. The annual keynote lecture is named for G. R. “Pat” Paterson, a very important figure in the history of the society. Paterson was a pharmacist, a historian of pharmacy and the first executive director of the Hannah Institute for the History of Medicine.