Barbara Bridgman Perkins
BiographyBarbara Bridgman Perkins attained knowledge in Medical Sciences/ Pathology as a graduate student at Harvard Medical School. She learned to research scientific evidence on medical effectiveness as a member of the group that wrote Our Bodies, Ourselves. As a health planner, she observed first hand the tensions among professional and economic interests shaping medical delivery. Studying the UK’s National Health Service during a year in London taught her comparative health care systems. She learned interdisciplinary scholarship in teaching and studying at Miami University, The Evergreen State College, and the Union Institute.
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