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.
Please consider responding to, a very important and time-sensitive National Institutes of Health (NIH) Request for Information (RFI) (http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-OD-15-118.html), soliciting feedback to inform a new 5-year strategic plan for NIH. Responses to this RFI are due by August 16, 2015. The message below, from the Office of the Director of the National Institutes of Health, […]
Cultures of Harm in Institutions of Care: Historical & Contemporary Perspectives 15-16 April 2016 Birkbeck, University of London In 1921, Dr Montagu Lomax published a searing indictment of Prestwich Asylum exposing an entrenched sub-culture of malpractice, negligence and abuse. Recent historical research has shown that many of the same practices were still taking place at […]
History of Psychology invites submissions for a special issue on the history of psychotherapy in North and South America. The history of psychotherapy is a topic that cuts across disciplines and cultures. In North America, psychotherapy pre-dates Freud in the faith healing and liberal protestant movements of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Throughout the […]
We have revised the Grants section of our website,www.amphilsoc.org, for 2015–2016. We will announce any changes to programs at our website, so we invite you to check the Grants section periodically. Continuing in 2015–2016 In collaboration with the British Academy, the APS offers an exchange postdoctoral fellowship for a minimum of one and a maximum of […]