Episode Description

HOST

Katie Hafner

PRODUCERS

Tracy Wahl and Sophie McNulty

ART

Design: Keren Mevorach, Marina Muun; Photograph courtesy of Columbia University 

FURTHER READING

Dorothy Hansine Andersen: The Life and Times of the Pioneering Physician-Scientist Who Identified Cystic Fibrosis, by John Scott Baird, Springer (2022).

The Sweat Test and Potential Difference Measurements, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, summary of scientific papers, starting with one Dorothy Andersen co-wrote in 1951.

Breath from Salt, by Bijal P. Trivedi, BenBella Books (2020).

Women Scientists in America: Struggles and Strategies to 1940, by Margaret W. Rossiter, Johns Hopkins University Press (1982).

Women Scientists Were Written Out of History. It’s Margaret Rossiter’s Lifelong Mission to Fix That, by Susan Dominus, Smithsonian Magazine, October 2019.

THANK YOU

We’re grateful to all those who helped us with our first season, to our guests on the podcast, and to the archivists at Mount Holyoke College for helping with our search.

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