Prizes and awards
- Arthur Miller Centre First Book Prize
- SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowship
- Overseas Research Scholarship (ORS)
In 2014, he published a monograph called Conservatism, Consumer Choice, and the FDA during the Reagan Era: A Prescription for Scandal, which examined the politicisation of pharmaceutical regulation in the 1970s-1980s. It was awarded the 2015 British Association for American Studies Arthur Miller Centre First Book Prize. He's currently at work on a new manuscript for McGill-Queen's University Press, in the History of Medicine, Health, and Society Series. The book, called Strange Trips: Science, Culture, and the Regulation of Drugs, interrogates how dangerous drugs can become magic bullets, and vice versa. It will be available in Spring 2019.
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