Please join us tomorrow, October 18th, for our first OHSU History of Medicine Society lecture of the season!
Girls”, The Cedars Detention Home, and the Portland Free Dispensary:
Gender, Public Health, and Civil Liberties in the First World War and
Kimberly Jensen, Ph.D.
Friday, October 18, 2013
Public lecture: 12:15pm
Refreshments served at noon
Location: OHSU Old Library Auditorium
Jensen received her Ph.D. from the University of Iowa in women's and
U.S. history and is professor of history and gender studies at Western
Oregon University. She is the author of Mobilizing Minerva: American
Women in the First World War (University of Illinois Press, 2008) and
Oregon’s Doctor to the World: Esther Pohl Lovejoy and a Life in Activism
(University of Washington Press, 2012). She served as guest editor for
the special issue of the Oregon Historical Quarterly on women and
citizenship in Fall 2012, serves on the editorial boards of the Oregon
Historical Quarterly and the Oregon Encyclopedia Project, and is a board
member of the Oregon Women’s History Consortium.
lecture is free and open to the public. If you have a disability and
need an accommodation to attend or participate in this event please
contact Maija Anderson (503-418-2287) at least five business days prior
to the event.