Global Medicine in China and Taiwan: A Diasporic History
By examining two case studies on how the Chinese diaspora became central in shaping biomedicine in China and Taiwan from 1937 to 1970, Dr. Soon will make a case for a new historical concept of global medicine. “ Global medicine ” highlights the multivalent and multidirectional flows of transnational medical practices and ideas that shaped Chinese East Asia in the twentieth century. The first case study examines how Chinese American medical personnel established the first Chinese blood bank in New York and Kunming during the Second World War. The second case study reveals how Singapore-born and Edinburgh-educated Dr. Ro...
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Taiwan vole
A Taiwan vole. [Research supported by U.S. National Science Foundation grant MCB 1751372.] Learn more in the San Francisco State University news story Study on bizarre rodent genetics solves a ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
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Chinese chestnut (Sterculia monosperma)
, a tropical nut-bearing tree native to Southern China and Taiwan. [This research was supported by the U.S. National Science Foundation (grants DEB 1208809, DEB 1442280, DBI 1458640, DBI 1547229, DBI 1523667 and DEB 1916632.] Learn more in the ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
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