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

Learn about AAHM's 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

Fall 2015 Special Issue: Communicating Reproduction with guest editors Nick Hopwood, Peter Murray Jones, Lauren Kassell, and Jim Secord

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Jobs: Program Coordinator for Humanities, Medicine, and Sciences Winston-Salem, NC

New Position at Old Salem Museums & Gardens Winston-Salem, NC Program Coordinator for Humanities, Medicine, and Science Introduction: Old Salem Museums & Gardens in Winston-Salem, NC, was recently awarded an implementation grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities for a new permanent exhibition, “The Moravian Way of Health and Healing.” As part of the grant, Old […]

Fellowships: Agnodike Research Travel Fellowship

Agnodike Research Travel Fellowship – 2016 Competition The Commission on Women and Gender Studies in History of Science, Technology and Medicine offers biannually a research travel fellowship of up to 1000€ to scholars who are either in their final stages of their doctoral research or in the early stages of their post-doctoral research but still […]

Conferences: European Association of Museums of the History of Medical Sciences

The European Association of Museums of the History of Medical Sciences (EAMHMS) has issued a call for papers for its Congress in Groningen, the Netherlands, at the end of September (Sept 28-1 Oct). Past EAMHMS Congresses, held every other year, have been fantastic and this one promises to be so as well. The theme for […]

Writers wanted: MedHum Fiction

Are you interested in writing about the medical humanities? Maybe you’re a horror movie fan with an interest in exploring the intersection between medical humanities and pop culture? Perhaps you’re interested in thinking about the process of writing or teaching history of medicine? If you are, then we want to hear from you! The medical […]

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American Association for the History of Medicine
Jodi Koste, Secretary
509 N 12th St
Box 980582
Richmond, VA 23298

aahm@histmed.org
+1 804.828.9898