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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Prizes: DHST Prize for Young Scholars

2019 DHST PRIZE COMPETITION FOR YOUNG SCHOLARS SCHEME (25 September 2018) 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 fifth DHST Prize for Young Scholars, to be awarded in 2019 and presented in 2021. Initiated at the 22nd International […]

Calls for Papers: 44th International Congress for the History of Pharmacy

44th International Congress for the History of Pharmacy “The Pharmacist and Quality Medicines” 5-8 September 2019, Washington, DC The Program Committee for the 44th International Congress for the History of Pharmacy is soliciting proposals for oral presentations and poster presentations for the Congress to be held 5-8 September 2019 in Washington, DC. The Congress theme […]

Calls for Papers: Alcohol and Drugs in History Society Conference

Alcohol and Drugs in History Society 2019 Conference Baoshan Campus of Shanghai University 12-15 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, […]

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