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Editor’s Introduction, by Lucas Richert
Human Rights Legislation and the Medicalization of Cannabis in Canada, ca. 2000–Present, by Matthew DeCloedt
Medical Cannabis in Argentina, by Lucía Romero
Medicine, Moral Panic, and the International Context of Canadian Cannabis Prohibition, by Michael Couchman
Cannabis Commentary: A Pharmacist’s Perspective, by Natalie Schmitz
Special Section—Future of the History of Pharmacy
Centering Patients and Consumers in Pharmaceutical History, by James H. Mills
Review of Therapeutic Revolutions: Pharmaceuticals and Social Change in the Twentieth Century, by Jeremy Greene, Flurin Condrau, Elizabeth Siegel Watkins, eds. & Pharmocracy: Value, Politics, and Knowledge in Global Biomedicine by Kaushik Sunder Rajan
Drugs on the Page: Pharmacopoeias and Healing Knowledge in the Early Modern Atlantic World, by Matthew James Crawford and Joseph M. Gabrield (eds.), Review by Barbara Di Gennaro Splendore
Materia Medica, Savoirs er Usages des Médicaments aux Époques Médiévales et Modernes, by Philip Rieder and François Zanetti (eds.), Review by Armel Cornu
Proteins, Pathologies and Politics: Dietary Innovation and Disease from the Nineteenth Century, by David Gentilcore and Matthew Smith (eds.), Review by Peder Clark
Managing Diabetes, Managing Medicine: Chronic Disease and Clinical Bureaucracy in Post-War Britain, by Martin D. Moore, Review by Rachel Meach
Coca Wine; Angelo Mariani’s Miraculous Elixir and the Birth of Modern Advertising, by Aymon de Lestrange, Review by Michael Flannery
Psychedelic Prophets: The Letters of Aldous Huxley and Humphry Osmond, by Cynthia Carson Bisbee, Paul Bisbee, Erika Dyck, Patrick Farrell, James Sexton, and James W. Spark (eds.), Review by Robert Dickins
The Japanese Pharmaceutical Industry: Its Evolution and Current Challenges, by Maki Umemura, Review by Julia S. Yongue
Visual Pharmacy, by Gregory J. Higby
Editor’s Introduction, by Lucas Richert
Government as Apothecary: Civil War Pharmacy and the Common Good, Michael Flannery
Erectogenic Drugs in Greek Medicine, by Brent Arehart
Heroin and Medical Reasoning: The Power of Analogy, by Gregory J. Higby
Greg Higby Reminiscences
Selected Bibliography of Greg Higby’s Publications, Compiled by Gregory Bond
Visual Pharmacy, Selected by Gregory J. Higby
New York Quinine Advertisement, 1913
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Upcoming events of interest to historians of pharmacy, pharmaceuticals, medicines, science, and related fields. (Event information current when posted. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, please double-check the status of all events):
March 31-April 2, 2023: Annual Conference of the British Society for the History of Pharmacy, Oxford, UK.
May 10-12, 2023: 119th Annual Meeting of the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy, Nashville, TN.
May 11-14, 2023: 96th Annual Meeting of the American Association for the History of Medicine, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
July 22-26, 2023: Annual Meeting of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, Aurora, CO.
August 30-September 2, 2023: Biennial Meeting of the European Association for the History of Medicine and Health, Oslo, Norway.
November 11-14, 2023: Annual Meeting of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy, Dallas, TX.
December 3-7, 2023: Midyear Clinical Meeting of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, Anaheim, CA.
January 4-7, 2024: Annual Meeting of the American Historical Association, San Francisco, CA.
September 4-7, 2024: 46th International Congress for the History of Pharmacy, Belgrade Serbia.