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Evan M Melhado

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Contact Information

561 Medical Sciences Building

Office Hours

None;please call or email to make an appointment.
Professor Emeritus

Research Interests

History of science and medicine from the 18th century. Currently concentrating on the history American health care policy from the 20th century.


Ph. D., History (with specialization in history of science), Princeton University, 1977.

Additional Campus Affiliations

College of Medicine.  Emeritus Head, Medical Humanities and Social Sciences Program.

Highlighted Publications


"Health Planning in the United States and the Decline of Public-interest Policymaking." Milbank Quarterly, vol. 84, no. 2 2006, p. 359-440.

"Innovation and Public Accountability in Clinical Research." Milbank Quarterly, vol. 77, no. 1, 1999, p. 111-172.