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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Latest Posts

Fellowships: University Award to the Wellcome Trust

The University of Strathclyde is currently planning to support a University Award application to the Wellcome Trust in the Medical Humanities and History (http://www.wellcome.ac.uk/Funding/Medical-humanities/Funding-schemes/University-awards/index.htm).  Its Centre for the Social History of Health and Healthcare (CSHHH Glasgow) is an internationally recognised research environment with a focus on the experiences of health and medicine in the modern […]

Conferences: Medicine, Translations and Histories

Medicines, Translations and Histories Symposium at the University of Manchester Thursday 11 and Friday 12 June 2015 http://www.chstm.manchester.ac.uk/newsandevents/conferences/medicinetranslationshistories/   The Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine (CHSTM) at the University of Manchester is pleased to announce a workshop on 11-12 June 2015 that will explore three types of translation in medicine and […]

Calls for Papers: Art, Anatomy, and Medicine since 1700

Art, Anatomy, and Medicine since 1700 a two-day symposium sponsored by the University of South Carolina’s Provost’s Office and the School of Visual Art & Design, with cooperation from the Columbia Museum of Art To be held @ the Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, South Carolina, March 31-April 1, 2016 The symposium organizer seeks proposals for […]

Calls for Papers: Eä – Journal of Medical Humanities & Social Studies of Science and Technology

We invite you to submit papers for consideration for Eä – Journal of Medical Humanities & Social Studies of Science and Technology (Eä Journal)’s upcoming issues. Next deadline will be on June 15th, 2015. Information for authors is available here: http://www.ea-journal.com/en/information-for-authors. Papers are accepted in English, Spanish, and Portuguese. Any questions? Contact us here: submit@ea-journal.com Eä […]

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