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.
The workshop is organised by Casa de Oswaldo Cruz/ Fiocruz and the University of York as part of the British Academy-funded collaborative project Public health policies and practice in the Caribbean and Latin America: a historical perspective. Part of a series of international workshops that explore the knowledge and practices related to the history of […]
Calls for Papers: Working Across Species: Comparative Practices in Modern Medical, Biological and Behavioural Sciences
Working Across Species: Comparative Practices in Modern Medical, Biological and Behavioural Sciences Location: King’s College London, London Date: 7-8 January 2016 Comparison is one of the foundations of modern medicine, biology and behavioural science. Particularly since the 18thcentury, thinking and working comparatively has been crucial to fields as wide-ranging as pathology, physiology, microbiology, pharmacy, epidemiology, […]
The Wood Library-Museum of Anesthesiology (WLM) invites nominations of individuals for the sixth Laureate of the History of Anesthesia to be presented in 2016. The award was conceived by Dr. Nicholas M. Greene, created by the Trustees of the WLM in 1993, and fi rst awarded to Dr. Gwenifer Wilson of Sydney, Australia in 1996. […]
Research Opportunities at the Smithsonian’s Lemelson Center Apps Due: 1 Dec 2014 The Lemelson Center Fellowship Program and Travel to Collections Award Program support projects that present creative approaches to the study of invention and innovation in American society. These include, but are not limited to, historical research and documentation projects resulting in dissertations, publications, […]