Governing Board

Vivian Nutton


is an Emeritus Professor of the History of Medicine at UCL and at the First Moscow State Medical University. A Fellow of the British
British Academy and the German Academy of Science, he has written extensively on all aspects of medicine.
Jonathan Barry

Vice President

is an Emeritus Professor of History at the University of Exeter and Guest Professor at LMU in Munich. He is the co-editor of the series Palgrave
Palgrave Historical Studies in Witchcraft and Magic and the co-founder of the Centre for Medical History at Exeter.
Fabrizio Bigotti


is an Italian-British historian working on the cross-disciplinary links of history of medicine, science, technology, and philosophy. He
He is a Senior Research Fellow at the University of Würzburg as well as Honorary Fellow at the University of Exeter.
Fabio Zampieri

Vice Director

is Associate Professor at the Unit of Medical Humanities of the University of Padua, Italy. Recognized as one of the leading experts
experts in the history of Darwinian Theory, his interests span from ancient medicine to paleopathology and paleopathography.
Fabiola Zurlini

Vice Director

is a historian of medical education and currently the Vice-Director and the Director in Chief of the Studio Firmano. Her research
research covers aspects of early modern book history, medical bibliography and medicine at the court of Christina of Sweden.

Funding Institutions' Delegates

Giovanni Silvano

University of Padua

is the Director of the Interdepartmental Centre for the study of History of Medicine (CISM) at the University of Padua. As a social
social historian, his interests cover cultural history, the history of hospitals, the birth of modern clinics and the assistance of the poor.
Michael Stolberg

JMU Würzburg

A physician and historian by training, Michael Stolberg is chair of the history of medicine at the University of Würzburg, Germany. He has
published widely on learned medical theory and practice, the patient experience, and the body in early modern Europe.

Scientific Coordination

Tomaso Maria Pedrotti Dell’Acqua

Institutio Santoriana Fondazione Comel