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Anne Harrington

science historian

Anne Harrington, American science historian. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, History of Science Society.

Background

Harrington, Anne was born on June 15, 1960 in New York City. Daughter of Gerard Junior and Sue Leia (Sayer) Harrington.

Education

Bachelor summa cum laude, Harvard University, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, Oxford University, 1985.

Career

Research fellow Wellcome Institute, London, 1985-1986. Humboldt research fellow Freiburg (Germany) University, 1986-1988. Assistant professor Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1988-1991, Morris Kahn associate professor, 1991-1995, professor, since 1995.

Consultant Network on Mind-Body Interactions, MacArthur Foundation, Chgo, 1992-1999. Fellow Mind-Brain-Behavior Initiative, Harvard University, Cambridge, since 1993, governing board, since 1994, associate director, 1996-1997, co-director, since 1997.

Works

book Medicine, Mind, and the Double Brain: A Study in Nineteenth-Century Thought book Medicine, Mind, and the Double Brain by Harrington, Anne (1989) Paperback book [(Medicine, Mind and the Double Brain: A Study in Nineteenth-Century Thought)] [Author: Anne Harrington] published on (January, 1989) book Reenchanted Science book The Placebo Effect: An Interdisciplinary Exploration book The Placebo Effect: An Interdisciplinary Exploration by Anne Harrington (1999) Paperback book [(The Placebo Effect: An Interdisciplinary Exploration)] [Author: Anne Harrington] published on (March, 1999)

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, History of Science Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, scuba diving, literature, travel.

Connections

Married Godehard Oepen, September 10, 1989 (divorced 1997).

father:
Gerard Harrington Junior

mother:
Sue Leia (Sayer) Harrington

spouse:
Godehard Oepen