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

Summer 2017 Special Issue: Testing Drugs and Trying Cures Guest Editors: Elaine Leong and Alisha Rankin

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Graduate Online Courses: Johns Hopkins University

The Department of the History of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University now offers graduate-level courses online. Students can take individual courses or pursue a certificate or M.A. degree in the History of Medicine. Registration is now open for the Term 2 (October 23–December 19) class, Survey of the History of Medicine 4: Biomedicine and its Consequences. For additional information […]

Conferences: 15th Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine

The Institute for the History of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University is pleased to host the 15th Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine on October 13-14th in Baltimore. For full program details and registration, please visit: https://jashistofmed.wordpress.com

Jobs: Molina Curator for the History of Medicine and Early Science

The Huntington Library in San Marino, California, seeks a collaborative, innovative, and technologically aware professional with a strong academic background to develop and interpret its collections in the history of medicine, as well as its science holdings through the early modern period. The incumbent will be responsible for the stewardship of print, manuscript, realia, and […]

Fellowships: Michael E. DeBakey Fellowship in the History of Medicine for 2018

NLM is pleased to announce its second annual call for applications to its Michael E. DeBakey Fellowship in the History of Medicine. The NLM Michael E. DeBakey Fellowship in the History of Medicine supports individuals in pursuing research in NLM’s Michael E. DeBakey archives, related collections held by the NLM, and the vast range of subjects […]

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

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