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A historian of disability, sexuality, and medicine, Dr. Christine Chisholm received her Ph.D. in History from Carleton University in 2019. Since then, Dr. Chisholm has taught as a Contract Instructor in the History Department with courses that focus on the histories of disability and sexuality.

Dr. Chisholm’s academic research concentrates on the lived experiences of Canadians disabled as a result of the drug thalidomide. When not at work, Dr. Chisholm can be found playing with her young daughter or working with her horses.