New Post on SHGAPE Blog

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Dear H-SHGAPE subscribers

Please check out our newest post over on the SHGAPE blog.

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How were “fake physicians” or illegal forms of medical practice in early-twentieth-century New York City policed? What were women’s roles in this? Lizzie Evens helps us to answer these questions and to understand the history of medical professionalism and surveillance in her post this week about the story of detective Frances Benzecry and her work with the NYPD and New York County Medical Society.

You can read the piece here: https://www.shgape.org/the-most-doctored-woman-in-new-york-medical-professionalism-and-surveillance-in-the-career-of-detective-frances-benzecry/

If you are interested in contributing to the blog, please send your pitch to Lauren MacIvor Thompson at lmacivor1@gsu.edu

 

Sincerely
Chelsea
Ed-in-chief