Dominique A. Tobbell, Ph.D. 


I am director and associate professor of the Program in the History of Medicine and associate professor of the Graduate Program in the History of Science, Technology, and Medicine at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. I am also oral historian for the University of Minnesota's Academic Health Center History Project.

Daniel P. Carpenter and I were awarded the 2013 J. Worth Estes Prize in pharmaceutical history by the American Association for the History of Medicine for our co-authored article, "Bioequivalence: The Regulatory Career of a Pharmaceutical Concept," Bulletin of the History of Medicine (2011) 85(1): 93-131. I was also awarded the 2011 Stanley Jackson Prize by the editor of the Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences for my article, "'Who's Winning the Human Race?': Cold War as Pharmaceutical Political Strategy."

Specialties: nursing history, oral history, history of pharmaceuticals, health care policy, academic medicine, medical technology, biomedical sciences, business history