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 Spring issue includes articles from Michael Stolberg, David Barnes, and Katja Guenter

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Genevieve Miller Lifetime Achievement Award

Nominate a distinguished member of the Association for the Genevieve Miller Lifetime Achievement Award. To learn more about it go to:

CFP: The Public’s Health: A Symposium on Public Health Hsitories

The University of Toronto’s Health History Group presents:  The Public’s Health: a symposium on public health histories.  March 6 – 7, 2015 Toronto We are pleased to announce a request for submissions on the topic “The Public’s Health.” This interdisciplinary conference will be of interest to anyone thinking about the history of public health from diverse, […]

Prizes: Society for Social History of Medicine

The Society for Social History of Medicine invites submissions to its 2014 SSHM Undergraduate Prize Competition. Up to 6 prizes will be awarded for the best unpublished original research essays in the social history of medicine.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: humanities and social science students, and medical, healthcare and allied science […]

Congratulations to ACLS Fellowship Recipients

Please congratulate the following AAHM members on being named American Council of Learned Societies fellows in 2014: Adria L. Imada / Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowship Associate Professor, Ethnic Studies, University of California, San Diego Capturing Leprosy: The Medical Gaze in America’s Tropical Empire Bradley Matthys Moore / ACLS Public Fellows Program Research and Partnerships Manager, […]

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American Association for the History of Medicine
Jodi Koste, Secretary
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