Grand Rounds : Archive, 2003-2013

Dr. Kenneth Ludmerer

Kenneth M. Ludmerer, M.D., is an internist, medical educator, and historian of medicine. He is Professor of Medicine in the School of Medicine and Professor of History in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at Washington University, St. Louis.

A native of Long Beach, California, Dr. Ludmerer received an AB from Harvard College and an MA and MD from The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Following medical school he did a residency in internal medicine at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis and graduate work in history at Harvard. In 1978-79 he was Chief Resident in Internal Medicine at Barnes Hospital, and the following year he joined the faculty of Washington University.