Honors College Faculty
Director, Medicine & Society
Helen Valier teaches in The Human Situation sequence and is the associate director of the Medicine & Society Program. She received her doctoral degree from the University of Manchester, UK. Her teaching and research interests fall broadly within western and colonial/postcolonial medicine and technology from late 19th to late 20th century. Her current book project is a USA-UK comparison of cancer research and treatment policy since 1945, the research for which makes extensive use of archives in the Houston area.