Publication by Graduate Student Rachel Kalisher on Bronze Age Brain Surgery

Fourth year doctoral student Rachel Kalisher has published groundbreaking research on a Late Bronze Age site in modern day Megiddo, Israel investigating access by class to early brain surgery in the region. Her article is titled “Cranial trephination and infectious disease in the Eastern Mediterranean: The evidence from two elite brothers from Late Bronze Megiddo, Israel,” and can be viewed here. It has received media attention from 164 news outlets – way to go Rachel!