Allan M. Brandt
|Allan M. Brandt|
|Fields||History of Medicine|
|Alma mater||Columbia University|
Allan M. Brandt (born 1953) is an American medical historian, and academic.
He graduated from Brandeis University and from Columbia University with a Ph.D. in American history in 1983. He teaches at Harvard University, where he is the Amalie Moses Kass Professor of the History of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.
Brandt is a fellow of the Hastings Center, a bioethics research center.
- 2011 The William H. Welch Medal of the American Association for the History of Medicine
- 2008 Bancroft Prize
- 2007 Albert J. Beveridge Award from the American Historical Association and the Arthur Viseltear Prize from the American Public Health Association for The Cigarette Century: The Rise, Fall, and Deadly Persistence of the Product that Defined America
- The Cigarette Century: The Rise, Fall, and Deadly Persistence of the Product That Defined America. Basic Books. 2007. ISBN 978-0-465-07047-3.
- No Magic Bullet: A Social History of Venereal Disease in the United States Since 1880. Oxford University Press. 1987. ISBN 978-0-19-504237-5.
- Allan M. Brandt, Paul Rozin, ed. (1997). Morality and Health. Routledge. ISBN 978-0-415-91582-3.
- "An interview with Allan M. Brandt", American Scientist, Greg Ross
- "Cody's Books: The Cigarette Century", FORA.tv
- "Our Plans for the Future", Harvard Crimson, Allan M. Brandt, Evelynn M. Hammonds, and Michael D. Smith, May 21, 2009
- "Book Review: No Magic Bullet", Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 1985 10(4):397-398