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

The Fall issue includes articles from Daniel Trambaiolo, Toby A. Appel, and Helen MacDonald in addition to Susan M. Reverby's 2012 Fielding H. Garrison Lecture

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Latest Posts

Grants: Yale University, Ferenc Gyorgyey Research Travel Award

The Historical Library of the Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library at Yale University is pleased to announce its eighth annual Ferenc Gyorgyey Research Travel Award for use of the Historical Library. The Medical Historical Library, located in New Haven, Connecticut, holds one of the country’s largest collections of rare medical books, journals, prints, photographs, […]

Jobs: Presidential Scholars in Society and Neuroscience, Columbia University

Presidential Scholars in Society and Neuroscience Columbia University is pleased to announce three postdoctoral positions for researchers who have earned the doctorate, or its equivalent, in a humanities or social science discipline—such as psychiatry, psychology, public health, law, history, economics, literature, philosophy, anthropology, sociology, journalism, music and the arts—and who have extensive acquaintance with and […]

Calls for Papers: Medicine, Translations and Histories

Medicine, Translations and Histories 11-12 June 2015, Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine (CHSTM), University of Manchester, UK As a widely-circulated article in the Journal of the American Medical Association argued in 2008, the emerging field of Translational Medicine (TM) can be defined in two very different ways: first, the study of […]

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American Association for the History of Medicine
Jodi Koste, Secretary
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Box 980582
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