AMS Hannah Chair, Susan Lamb, wins 2016 Cheiron Book Prize

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Congratulations to Dr. Susan Lamb, AMS Hannah Chair in the History of Medicine, on her recent win of the 2016 Cheiron Book Prize.

Acknowledging the book’s exceptional contributions to the understanding of Adolf Meyer and the field he singularly shaped, Cheiron has awarded the 2016 Cheiron Book Prize to Susan D. Lamb (U. Ottawa) for The Pathologist of the Mind: Adolf Meyer and the Origins of American Psychiatry, published by Johns Hopkins University Press in 2014.

Cheiron: The International Society for the History of Behavioral and Social Sciences awards the Cheiron Book Prize biennially for an outstanding monograph in the history of the social/behavioral/human sciences.

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