About OMHA: Staff


Ellen S. More, Ph.D. is a historian of medicine specializing in the history of the medical profession, medical education, women in medicine, and sex education. She is the author or editor of three previous books, including Restoring the Balance: Women Physicians and the Profession of Medicine, 1850-1995 (Harvard), winner of the Rossiter Prize from the History of Science Society, and Women Physicians and the Cultures of Medicine (Johns Hopkins), co-edited with Elizabeth Fee and Manon Parry, winner of the Best Publication award from the Archivists and Librarians of the History of the Health Sciences. She was the Visiting Curator for the National Library of Medicine exhibition "Changing the Face of Medicine." Before joining UMass Medical School in 2006 she was a professor of Medical History and Humanities in the Institute for the Medical Humanities, UTMB, Galveston. Currently she is the head of the Office of Medical History and Archives of the Lamar Soutter Library and Professor of Psychiatry at UMass Medical School, Worcester. She is the author of The University of Massachusetts Medical School, a History: Integrating Primary Care and Biomedical Research (2012), http://escholarship.umassmed.edu/umms_history/1/.

Kristine M. Sjostedt, MLS is the Information Literacy/Special Collections Librarian at the Lamar Soutter Library at UMass Medical School, Worcester. She is a graduate of Smith College and earned her Master of Science in Library and Information Science with a concentration in Archives Management from Simmons College.