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 Summer issue includes articles from Carin Berkowitz, Domenico Bertoloni Meli, Lisa O'Sullivan and Ross L. Jones, Vanessa Heggie and Monica Garcia

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RFI: National Institutes of Health (NIH) Request for Information (NIH)

Please consider responding to, a very important and time-sensitive National Institutes of Health (NIH) Request for Information (RFI) (, soliciting feedback to inform a new 5-year strategic plan for NIH. Responses to this RFI are due by August 16, 2015. The message below, from the Office of the Director of the National Institutes of Health, […]

Calls for Papers: History of Psychotherapy

History of Psychology invites submissions for a special issue on the history of psychotherapy in North and South America. The history of psychotherapy is a topic that cuts across disciplines and cultures. In North America, psychotherapy pre-dates Freud in the faith healing and liberal protestant movements of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Throughout the […]

Fellowships: American Philosophical Society

We have revised the Grants section of our website,, for 2015–2016. We will announce any changes to programs at our website, so we invite you to check the Grants section periodically. Continuing in 2015–2016 In collaboration with the British Academy, the APS offers an exchange postdoctoral fellowship for a minimum of one and a maximum of […]

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American Association for the History of Medicine
Jodi Koste, Secretary
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Box 980582
Richmond, VA 23298
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