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: Annual Dupont Summit 2019 on Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy

CALL FOR PROPOSALS The 12th Annual Dupont Summit 2019 on Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy Friday, December 6, The Historic Quaker Meetinghouse Washington DC The annual call for proposals for this year’s Dupont Summit 2019 is currently open. In order to submit a paper for consideration, please send a 1-2 page abstract to PSO Executive Director, […]

Fellowships: 2019-20 ACLS Fellowship & Grant Competitions

Greetings from the American Council of Learned Societies! We are pleased to announce that the 2019-20 ACLS competitions are now open for programs with fall deadlines. ACLS offers fellowship and grant programs that promote research across the full spectrum of humanities and humanistic social science fields and support scholars from the advanced graduate student level […]

Calls for Papers: Food as Medicine

As an Assistnt Editor for the journal Rhetoric of Health and Medicine (RHM) I’m pleased to share our CFP for an upcoming special issue on “Food as Medicine.” This special issue will be co-edited by Cristina Hanganu-Bresch, of University of the Sciences, in consultation with RHM co-editors. 500-1000 word proposals (excluding citations) should be submitted to rhm.journal.editors@gmail.com by October 15. Cristina is very willing […]

Calls for Papers: The AIDS Crisis is Not Over, Radical History Review

The AIDS Crisis is Not Over  Issue number 140 (May 2021) Abstract Deadline: September 1, 2019 Co-Edited by Emily K. Hobson and Dan Royles This issue of the Radical History Review will examine the politics of the HIV/AIDS pandemic. While it has been almost forty years since doctors first identified the disease in 1981, new HIV infections are increasing […]

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