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.
Addressing Health: Morbidity, Mortality and Occupational Health in the Victorian and Edwardian Post Office This a three year research project funded by the Wellcome and focusses on understanding the health outcomes of workers in service sector employments in nineteenth and early-twentieth century Britain. The project involves collaboration between King’s College London, Kingston University, University of […]
The American Association for the History of Nursing, Inc (AAHN) is pleased to announce a call for submissions for the 2020 Research Grant Program. Originally initiated in 2008, the AAHN Research Grants consist of the H 15 Grant, reserved for faculty members and independent researchers, the H 21 Grant, designed for proposals outlining a historical new research study and […]
The AAHM is updating its repository of bibliographies. This repository is a tool to aid graduate students who are building readings lists in preparation for their qualifying examinations in fields related to the History of Medicine. We are especially seeking new contributions related to the following categories: – Health Activism – Disability History – Drug/Pharmaceutical […]
To Be Or Not To Be? Reproduction in the Age of Extinction: An Anthology Call for Submissions How does the climate crisis and the 6th mass extinction impact upon questions of reproductive rights, our experiences of pregnancy and miscarriage, fertility and infertility, childbirth and birth-striking, parenthood and the decision not to become a parent? The aim […]