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: Alcohol and Drugs in History Society Conference

Alcohol and Drugs in History Society 2019 Conference Baoshan Campus of Shanghai University 13-16 June 2019 The 2019 Alcohol and Drugs in History Society conference takes its cue from recent shifts in attitudes towards, and understandings of, intoxicants and psychoactive substances to explore the drivers of change throughout history in ideas about, and actions on, […]

Calls for Papers: Entanglements in the Early Modern Mediterranean, Seventh Annual Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance Studies,

Entanglements in the Early Modern Mediterranean At the Seventh Annual Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO, USA, 17-19 June 2019 Our present society is tightly connected: people, goods, information, and technology traverse the global community at remarkable speed, creating a complex web of relationships, or “entanglements,” that cross political, […]

Call for Papers: Southern Association for the History of Medicine and Sciences (SAHMS) and the Eleanor Crowder Bjoring Center for Nursing Historical Inquiry (ECBCNHI)

Call for Papers                  Joint meeting of the 21st annual meeting of the Southern Association for the History of Medicine and Science (SAHMS) and the Eleanor Crowder Bjoring Center for Nursing Historical Inquiry (ECBCNHI) 4th Agnes Dillon Randolph International Nursing History Conference, at the University of Virginia School of Nursing in Charlottesville, VA, March 13-16, 2019 […]

Fellowships: National Humanities Center

The National Humanities Center invites applications for academic-year or one-semester residential fellowships. Mid-career, senior, and emerging scholars with a strong record of peer-reviewed work from all areas of the humanities are encouraged to apply. Located in the vibrant Research Triangle region of North Carolina, the Center affords access to the rich cultural and intellectual communities […]

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