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.
Calls for Papers: Session on Black Death at International Congress on Medieval Studies, May 11-14, 2017
“Before and After 1348: Prelude and Consequences of the Black Death,” organized by Monica Green, email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Abstract: The “new paradigm” of Black Death studies has adopted the findings of recent paleogenetics and evolutionary understandings of Yersinia pestis‘s late medieval genetic diversification to see the Black Death as a much broader epidemiological phenomenon than previously realized. […]
POINTS OF VIEW ON SWINE FLU WHAT WAS THE 2009 PANDEMIC? Kristian Bjørkdahl & Benedicte Carlsen (eds) Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, Bergen In 2009, a pandemic attacked the world, for the first time in over 40 years. Or did it? The status of the so-called swine flu – A(H1N1) – in the popular imagination […]
Calls for Papers: Race and Ethnicity in the Global South and the Sydney Centre for the Foundations of Science
Race, Sex, and Reproduction in the Global South, c.1800-2000 Call for papers: Workshop Race and Ethnicity in the Global South and the Sydney Centre for the Foundations of Science (The University of Sydney), 18 April 2017 Keynote speaker: Professor Alison Bashford (University of Cambridge) Biomedical scientists grew preoccupied with the size of the population and […]
Adjunct Faculty Position Location: New York School of Interior Design, Graduate Center 28 th Street and Park Ave South Compensation: $5800 Fall 2016 (evening) 1 class / week (2.5 hours) 15 weeks total 715 HISTORY & THEORY OF HEALTHCARE Lecture credits 3 This course examines the history and range of theories on the relationships between […]