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Lisa Haushofer

Graduate Student Affiliate


Lisa Haushofer

Lisa Haushofer is a PhD student in history of science at Harvard University. Her research focuses on commercially-produced health foods and the unstable boundary between medicine and food in late nineteenth/early twentieth century Britain and the US. Before coming to Harvard, she earned an MD degree from the University of Witten-Herdecke in Germany and worked as a resident dermatologist at Helios Klinikum Wuppertal, Germany. She also holds an MA from the Wellcome Trust Center for the History of Medicine at University College London. She is co-editor of the collaborative history of medicine blog project "Remedia" (

This information is accurate for the time period that the scholar is affiliated with CES.


  • PhD Student in History of Science, Harvard University
  • Graduate Student Affiliate, CES, Harvard University