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

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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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Conferences: Philosophical and Historical Dimensions of Biological Individuality, Winter School, University of Sydney

Philosophical and Historical Dimensions of Biological Individuality, Winter School, University of Sydney A number of places are still available for a winter school unit on the history and philosophy of biological individuality, to be held at the University of Sydney, 18-21 July 2016. We invite applications from graduate students and early-career researchers in the history, […]

Jobs: Centre for the Social History of Health and Healthcare (CSHHH) Glasgow at the University of Strathclyde

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Department/School School of Humanities Staff Category Academic Type of Employment Fixed-term Working Hours Full-time Salary: £34,576 FTE: 1 Term: Fixed (3 years) Closing Date: 05/06/2016 Applications are invited for a three year Lectureship within the Centre for the Social History of Health and Healthcare (CSHHH) Glasgow at the University […]

Prizes: SSHM Undergraduate Prize Competition

The Society for the Social History of Medicine (SSHM) invites submissions to its 2016 SSHM Undergraduate Prize Competition. Up to six prizes will be awarded for the best unpublished original research essays in the social history of medicine. We will consider two groups of undergraduate students, (1) humanities and social science students, and (2) medical, […]

Calls for Papers: Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine 2016

Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine September 30 – October 1, 2016 Columbia University, Princeton University, and The New York Academy of Medicine, are pleased to host the 14th Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine on September 30 – October 1, 2016 in New York City. This year’s conference will take place at […]

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