Summer Reads: Books by ASTMH Leaders for a Long Summer Weekend

Posted 26 August 2021


Lyric Bartholomay, PhD

ACME Chair, 2016
Mosquitoes SUCK!
by Katherine Richardson Bruna, Sara Erickson and Lyric Bartholomay

Barney Cline, MD, MPH, PhD, FASTMH

President, 1994
The Wind Blew Me There: Memories of a Ship's Surgeon Aboard Barquentine Verona
by Barnett L. Cline

Richard Guerrant, MD, FASTMH
President, 1997
Evolution of Evolution: The Survival Value of Caring 
by Richard Littleton Guerrant

Chandy John, MD, MS, FASTMH
President, 2019
Something Small That Matters: Poems
by Chandy C. John

Peter Piot, MD, PhD
Honorary Member
No Time to Lose: A Life in Pursuit of Deadly Viruses
by Peter Piot 

AIDS Between Science and Politics
by Peter Piot 

Patricia Walker, MD, DTM&H, FASTMH
President, 2017
my heart it is delicious: Setting the Course for Cross-Cultural Health Care; the story of the CENTER FOR INTERNATIONAL HEALTH 
by Biloine Whiting Young (Patricia Walker served as executive producer on this, her life story)
Charlie Calisher, PhD

Emeritus Member
Lifting the Impenetrable Veil: From Yellow Fever to Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever & SARS 
by Charles H. Calisher

Bill Foege, MD, MPH
2020 session
House on Fire: The Fight to Eradicate Smallpox 
by William H. Foege 

The Fears of the Rich, The Needs of the Poor: My Years at the CDC
by William W. Foege 

The Task Force for Child Survival: Secrets of Successful Coalitions
by William W. Foege and Jimmy Carter

Peter Hotez, MD, PhD, FASTMH
President, 2011
Preventing the Next Pandemic: Vaccine Diplomacy in a Time of Anti-science
by Peter J. Hotez

Vaccines Did Not Cause Rachel's Autism: My Journey as a Vaccine Scientist, Pediatrician, and Autism Dad
by Peter J. Hotez

Blue Marble Health
by Peter J. Hotez

Forgotten People, Forgotten Diseases: The Neglected Tropical Diseases and their Impact on Global Health and Development
by Peter J. Hotez