History of Medicine: Data Science and Yellow Fever

The Historical Collections of the National Library of Medicine curated a new exhibit titled, Politics of Yellow Fever in Alexander Hamilton’s America.   Their online magazine, Circulating Now, has a very interesting piece on data science in the 18th and 19th centuries based upon the exhibit.

Data Science in Politics of Yellow Fever: Medical Research Before “Data”  

 

 

Mosquito image courtesy of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, https://www.cdc.gov/yellowfever/index.html

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