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

The Winter issue includes articles from Lauren Kassell, Joris Vandendriessche, Viviane Quirke, and Christoph Schweikardt

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Calls for Papers: 2015 American College of Surgeons Surgical History Group

The Surgical History Group of the American College of Surgeons is hosting a History of Surgery Poster Competition for this year’s Clinical Congress.  Please review the information below (it will also be attached) and I encourage all to submit an abstract by May 29, 2015 to me at: acarey@facs.org 2015 ACS Surgical History Group Poster […]

Prizes: 2017 DHST Prize for Young Scholars

International Union of the History and Philosophy of Science and technology/Division of History of Science and Technology  (IUHPST/DHST) 2017 DHST Prize for Young Scholars SCHEME The International Union of the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology, Division of History of Science and Technology (IUHPST/DHST) invites submissions for the fourth DHST Prize for Young Scholars, to be […]

Prizes: 2015 Spurgeon Neel Award

The 2015 Spurgeon Neel Award The Army Medical Department Museum Foundation is pleased to announce the 2015 Spurgeon Neel Annual Award competition for a paper of 5,000 words or less that best exemplifies the history, legacy, and traditions of the Army Medical Department. Named in honor of Major General (Retired) Spurgeon H. Neel, first Commanding […]

Conferences: Nordic Medical History Congress

The Nordic Medical History Congress We are delighted to invite you to join the 25th Nordic Medical History Congress, in Reykjavík, Iceland 12 – 16 August 2015. Participants will enjoy a variety of scientific presentations, where the main topics will include issues on various subjects of the history of medicine. Iceland is a country of […]

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American Association for the History of Medicine
Jodi Koste, Secretary
509 N 12th St
Box 980582
Richmond, VA 23298

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