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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Fellowships: Medical Heritage Library

We’re looking for one or more fellows to join us working on projects during the summer of 2019. Please share this post widely! MHLonArchiveSpark Development for the Digital Humanities DESCRIPTION: Hosted by one of our member institutions in New York, Boston, New Haven, Philadelphia, or San Francisco, the fellow will develop a user-friendly web interface […]

Grants: Eleanor Crowder Bjoring Center for Nursing Historical Inquiry Advance Practice History Research Scholar Award

The Eleanor Crowder Bjoring Center for Nursing Historical Inquiry (ECBCNHI) is announcing the Advance Practice History Research Scholar Award. The goal of this research award is to disseminate scholarship regarding advance practice nursing to an international audience. By strengthening relationships and collaborations to increase access to historical scholarship, the ECBCNHI hopes to advance historical scholarship […]

Calls for Papers: Chronicity and Crisis: Time in the Medical Humantieis

International Conference co-sponsored by the Montclair State University Medical Humanities Program and the Waiting Times Research Group (a Wellcome Trust funded research project based at the Universities of Exeter and Birkbeck, London, UK)  To be held at Montclair State University (Montclair, New Jersey), October 26-27, 2019 KEYNOTE SPEAKERS Dr. Mark Solms   Chair, Neuropsychology, University of Cape Town & Groote Schuur Hospital Title: […]

Fellowships: Boston Medical Library Fellowship 2019-2020

Since 2003, the Boston Medical Library (BML) in the Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine has sponsored annual fellowships supporting research in the history of medicine using Center for the History of Medicine collections. BML Fellowships in the History of Medicine at the Countway provide stipends of up to $5,000 to support travel, lodging, and […]

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American Association for the History of Medicine
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Box 980582
Richmond, VA 23298

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