Ulf Schmidt

Royal Historical Society; University of Hamburg


Ulf Schmidt is a fellow of the Royal Historical Society and professor at the University of Hamburg.

He is former director of the Centre for the History of Medicine, Ethics and Medical Humanities at the University of Kent, where he remains an honorary fellow.

Featured Work

The Javits New York Medical Station, March 31, 2020. CREDIT: <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:JNYMS_Operations_(5).jpg">US Navy/Barry Riley (Public Domain)</a>

FEB 8, 2021 Podcast

Pandemic Ethics: Where Do We Go from Here?

The pandemic has made us all shockingly aware of the way that a highly infectious disease exposes the moral frailties of our social systems. In ...