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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Latest Posts

Calls for Papers: Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine

Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine October 16 – 17, 2015 University of Pennsylvania The University of Pennsylvania is pleased to host the 13th Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine on October 16 – 17, 2015 in Philadelphia. JAS Med is convened annually for the presentation of research by young scholars […]

Calls for Papers: Differences that Matter – Inequalities in Global Health (MAGic2015)

Panel at conference “MAGic2015. Anthropology and Global Health: interrogating theory, policy, and practice” (EASA Medical Anthropology Network and RAI Medical Anthropology Committee ), University of Sussex, UK, 9-11 September 2015. Organized by: Sandra Calkins (MPI for Social Anthropology), Emily Yates-Doerr (University of Amsterdam) Discussant: Simon Cohn (London School for Hygiene and Tropical Medicine) Deadline Paper Proposals: April 27, 2015 […]

Calls for Papers: 2015 American College of Surgeons Surgical History Group

The Surgical History Group of the American College of Surgeons is hosting a History of Surgery Poster Competition for this year’s Clinical Congress.  Please review the information below (it will also be attached) and I encourage all to submit an abstract by May 29, 2015 to me at: acarey@facs.org 2015 ACS Surgical History Group Poster […]

Prizes: 2017 DHST Prize for Young Scholars

International Union of the History and Philosophy of Science and technology/Division of History of Science and Technology  (IUHPST/DHST) 2017 DHST Prize for Young Scholars SCHEME The International Union of the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology, Division of History of Science and Technology (IUHPST/DHST) invites submissions for the fourth DHST Prize for Young Scholars, to be […]

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