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.

Clio Initiative

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Help for Graduate Students

Check out the Orals Bibliographies for many history of medicine subject areas

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Bulletin of the History of Medicine

The Winter issue includes articles from Lauren Kassell, Joris Vandendriessche, Viviane Quirke, and Christoph Schweikardt

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Fellowships: Andrew W. Mellon Faculty Fellow in Nursing and the Humanities, Emory University

The Emory University Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing seeks qualified tenure track or tenure eligible faculty candidates for “Andrew W. Mellon Faculty Fellow in Nursing and the Humanities”.¬†Qualified candidates should have be engaged in scholarly programs studying aspects of nursing and the humanities. ¬†Examples include health, illness, disability, disease, the provision of health care, […]

Prizes: W. Curtis Worthington, Jr., Undergraduate and Graduate Research Papers Competition

The Waring Library Society and the Waring Historical Library at the Medical University of South Carolina invite entries for the W. Curtis Worthington, Jr., Undergraduate and Graduate Research Papers Competition. Papers entered in the Competition should represent original research in the history of the health sciences. They may cover any historical period and any cultural […]

Calls for Papers: Replaceable Parts: Prosthetic Technologies in Biomedicine

Replaceable Parts: Prosthetic Technologies in Biomedicine Prosthetic technologies have long been a feature of embodied human life, as bodies inevitably break down; however, in the recent past contemporary biomedicine seems to be changing the scale and stakes of bodily enhancement. As scientists, physicians, and engineers come up with novel ways to offset the deficiencies of […]

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American Association for the History of Medicine
Jodi Koste, Secretary
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