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: Virginia Assistant Professor in Medical Humanities

The program in Medical Humanities and Health Studies in the Indiana University School of Liberal Arts at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) seeks a visiting assistant professor in Medical Humanities and Health Studies to begin August 2016, with the possibility of a second year appointment. Teaching responsibilities include survey courses in medical humanities, and upper-level/graduate […]

Fellowship: Foundation for the History of Women in Medicine

The Foundation for the History of Women in Medicine will provide one $5000 grant to support travel, lodging, and incidental expenses for a flexible research period between July 1st 2016 – June 30th 2017. Foundation Fellowships are offered for research related to the history of women to be conducted at the Center for the History of Medicine at […]

Fellowships: CHFM Fellowship in the History of Family Medicine

The Center for the History of Family Medicine (CHFM) is proud to announce its sixth annual Fellowship in the History of Family Medicine. Interested family physicians, residents, students, other health professionals, historians, scholars, educators, scientists and others are invited to apply. The successful applicant will be awarded a fellowship grant in an amount of up […]

Lecture: A Philadelphia Story: Dr. John Buchanan’s Medical Diploma Mill

A Philadelphia Story: Dr. John Buchanan’s Medical Diploma Mill You know about the great medical schools of Philadelphia. But you probably don’t know about the infamous Eclectic Medical College of Pennsylvania and its Dean, Dr. John Buchanan. Join the Section on Medical History as the College of Physicians of Philadelphia hosts David Johnson, Senior Vice […]

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