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.
The Historical Library of the Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library at Yale University is pleased to announce its seventh 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, […]
HSS Rossiter Prize Deadline Extended to May 1 The deadline to nominate an article for the History of Science Society’s Margaret W. Rossiter History of Women in Science Prize for has been extended to May 1st, 2014. Nominations can be made online at http://www.hssweb.org/nominations/. Nominators do not need to be members of the HSS. The History of Women […]
Registration has now opened for the biennial congress of the World Association for the History of Veterinary Medicine, held at Imperial College London, 10-13 September 2014. This event, held for the first time in Britain, will welcome speakers from 30 countries to address the twin themes of ‘One Health’ (connections between human and animal health) and ‘War, […]
Conferences: Hands on Instruments: Instrumental Practice in Twentieth Century Science, Medicine and Technology
Hands on Instruments: Instrumental Practice in Twentieth Century Science, Medicine and Technology University of Cambridge, 20-22 July 2014. Organized by Ramona A. Braun, Cambridge. Supported by the Wellcome Trust, the Society for Social History of Medicine, and the British Society for the History of Science This conference will address the ways in which gestures and hand […]