3 Months on the Market, Memoir of Smallpox in Africa Makes News

BREAKING NEWS!! New memoir, Vaccines & Bayonets: Fighting Smallpox in Africa amid Tribalism, Terror and the Cold War is at the 3-month mark. Here's what's happening. VACCINES & BAYONETS was on the radio. http://am1290kzsb.com/ https://www.amazon.com/Vaccines-Bayonets-Fighting-Smallpox-Tribalism/dp/1627878564/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= More news: 1. BREAKING just this morning - headed for university! A professor of global public health plans to schedule…

7 years in the making: How old files led to my Africa smallpox memoir

Have you ever read through a box of old letters and said this to yourself? "I've got to write this book!" My Public Health, Paperholic Husband After my husband Carl passed away in early 2014, I had the daunting task of sorting through his bank of filing cabinets. Off and on during our fifty-three years…

300 Years Ago a Woman Made Public Health History

Who is your favorite unsung hero? Lady Mary Wortley Montagu is one of mine! Had she invented something? No. Had she pulled someone from a burning building? Well, no. And yes. She learned what some other women--unsung heroes--were already doing in Turkey. And she tried it. Inoculation. It greatly reduced the carnage of killer smallpox!…