The latter reached out after one of its members attended the MHL's 2016 American Association for the History of Medicine
(AAHM) panel, "Medicine at Ground Level from the Medical Heritage Library: State Medical Societies, State Medical Journals, and the Development of American Medicine and Society," which had been chaired by Podolsky.
Earlier versions of this paper were presented at the 63rd Annual Meeting of the American Association for the History of Medicine
at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, May 10-13, 1990 and at the First European Congress On the History of Psychiatry and Mental Health Care, s'Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands, 23-26 October, 1990.
She is a member of Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, the New York Organization of Nurse Executives and Leaders, Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society, the American Association for the History of Medicine
, Women in Development in Northeastern New York, the Nurses Educational Fund, the National League for Nursing and the New York League for Nursing.
The American Association for the History of Medicine
is similarly disquieted and has reacted recently to this unease by forming a committee to examine issues related to the future of medical history libraries .