American Association for the History of Medicine

Founded in 1925, the American Association for the History of Medicine (AAHM) is a professional association of historians, physicians, nurses, archivists, curators, librarians, and others. The AAHM promotes and encourages research, study, writing, and interest in the history of medicine and allied fields.

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Calls for Papers: Graduate Student Conference on the History and Philosophy of Science and Medicine

CALL FOR PAPERS 3rd ​ ​IU Graduate Student Conference on the History and Philosophy of Science and Medicine 29th and 30th March, 2019 Indiana University Bloomington Dept. of History and Philosophy of Science and Medicine Submission Deadline: January 1st, 2019 The Indiana University Department of History and Philosophy of Science and Medicine and HPS Graduate Students Association are calling for […]

Calls for Papers: Society for the Social History of Medicine Postgraduate Conference 2019

Bodies and Minds, Sickness and Soundness June 13-14, 2019 University of Bristol The 2019 SSHM PG conference committee welcomes papers on any topic within the discipline of the social history of medicine and particularly encourage proposals for papers and panels that critically examine or challenge some aspect of the history of medicine and health. We […]

Prizes: MLA Meyerhoff Prize

The Erich Meyerhoff (formerly Murray Gottlieb) Prize is awarded annually by the Medical Library Association for the best unpublished scholarly paper about a topic in the history of the health sciences. The purpose of the prize is to recognize and stimulate interest in the history of the health sciences.  The author of the winning essay […]

Grants: ACLS Digital Extension Program

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded ACLS a grant of $3 million in renewed support of the ACLS Digital Extension Grant program. The Foundation’s award enables ACLS to offer three additional annual competitions for the grants. Launched in 2015, the Digital Extension Grant program supports digitally-based research in all disciplines of the humanities and related […]

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