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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Calls for Papers: Society for the Social History of Medicine Postgraduate Conference 2017

Society for the Social History of Medicine Postgraduate Conference 2017 In cooperation with the University of Strathclyde and Shanghai University Funded by the Wellcome Trust Health Histories: The Next Generation October 12-13, 2017 Shanghai University, China https://www.strath.ac.uk/humanities/schoolofhumanities/history/healthhistoriesthenextgeneration/ The Society for the Social History of Medicine periodically hosts an international conference for postgraduate students. The 2017 […]

Fellowships: Summer Research Fellowship in the History of Women in Medicine

The M. Louise Carpenter Gloeckner, M.D. Summer Research Fellowship is offered annually by the Drexel University College of Medicine Legacy Center, Archives and Special Collections on Women in Medicine. A $4,000 stipend is awarded to one applicant for research completed in residence at the Legacy Center. The term of the fellowship is no less than […]

Call for Papers: Money and Medicine, Remedia series

Submissions are invited for a series hosted by the REMEDIA blog on the theme of Money in the history of medicine. Topics of interest might include (but are by no means limited to) finances of healthcare delivery, insurance arrangements, rationing of resources, metrics of health evaluation (QALYs, DRGs), economic and pecuniary metaphors in relation to […]

Fellowships: Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows Competition

I am pleased to announce the roster of host organizations for the seventh annual Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows competition. In 2017, the program will place up to 22 recent humanities PhDs in two-year positions at the nonprofits and government agencies listed below. Public Fellows will participate in the core work of these partner organizations while benefiting […]

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American Association for the History of Medicine
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