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Ahmed Ragab is a historian of medicine at Johns Hopkins University. His research and teaching focus on Islamic medicine and colonial and postcolonial science and medicine in the Middle East and the Islamic world. He is the author of The Medieval Islamic Hospital (Cambridge University Press, 2015), Piety and Patienthood in Medieval Islam (Routledge, 2018), and Science and Religion in the Life of an Ottoman Sheikh (Routledge, 2019).