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.

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Bulletin of the History of Medicine

Fall 2016 featuringarticles by Golfo Alexopoulos, Caitjan Gainty, Wayne Soon, and Lucie Gerber & Jean-Paul Gaudilliere. This issue also includes the report from the 89th annual meeting of the AAHM.

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Fellowships: Harvard University Post-Doctoral Fellow in the History of Epidemiology

Title Post-Doctoral Fellow in the History of Epidemiology School Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Department/Area Epidemiology (HSPH) and History of Science (FAS) Position Description The Department of Epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (HSPH) and the Department of the History of Science at Harvard University (FAS) invite applications from […]

Calls for Papers: 15th Biennial Conference Melbourne Health, Medicine, and Society

15th Biennial Conference, Melbourne Health, Medicine, and Society: Challenge and Change Australian Catholic University, Fitzroy Campus Tuesday 11 July – Friday 14 July | Saturday 15 July:Witness Seminar CALL FOR PAPERS The 2017 conference theme ‘health, medicine and society: challenge and change’ offers a broad canvas for papers on the history of health and medicine, […]

Calls for Papers: The Governance of Health Conference 2017

The Governance of Health Conference 2017 Historical & Contemporary Perspectives on Medical, Managerial and Economic Influence on Health Policy-Making 10-12 July 2017 At the Liverpool Medical Institution (LMI), 114 Mount Pleasant, Liverpool, United Kingdom Call for Papers: The second half of the twentieth century witnessed a sea change in approaches to health policy making. In […]

Calls for Papers: The Role of Health and Social Welfare Policies in European Inclusion and Exclusion Processes

The role of health and social welfare policies in European inclusion and exclusion processes: historical perspectives on contemporary issues. 6-7 April 2017, University of Evora, Portugal Organizing committee: Laurinda Abreu, University of Evora    Sally Sheard, University of Liverpool     Francisco Javier Martínez, University of Evora Health risks created by population movement, and policy […]

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