Global History of Health TImeline

Events

Evolve to Homo Sapien

200000 BC - Present

Mitochondrial Eve

200000 BC

Teeth In China

120000 BC

Suggests earlier trek out of Africa

Helicobacter Pylori

116000 BC

Duffy Negative Antigen Spread

30000 BC

Great Migration Reaches Americas

15000 BC

1st Epidemiological Transition

10000 BC

P. falciparum age

10000 BC

TB Date

6000 BC

Bos et al predicts age of TB

Otzi

5000 BC

Chinese Writings for Malaria

2700 BC

TB Human/Seal Transmission

2000 BC

Bantu Expansion

2000 BC

Evidence for TB

1500 BC

Liguria, Italy and Ancient Egypt have evidence for TB

King Tut

1333 BC

Evidence for P. falciparum

Black Death

1348 - 1350

European Endemics

1400 - 1900

Columbus Circumnavigation

1492

2nd Epidemiological Transition

1700 - 1800

TB Genome Sequences

1700 - 1800

Genome sequence for ADNA in Hungary

Beginning of Public Health

1854 - Present

Development of Antibiotics

1930

Zika First Appearance

1947

3rd Epidemiological Transition

1950 - Present

First Publications of HIV/AIDS

1981

WHO Declared TB Emergency

1993

ADNA First Sequence

1994