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

Spring 2017 featuring articles by Anne Hanley, Benjamin Zajicek, Jennifer Lambe, and Sandra Sufian

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Jobs: Molina Curator for the History of Medicine & Early Science, The Huntington Library

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Calls for Papers: Special Issue on New Trends in the Historiography of Medicine

Call for Papers: special issue on New trends in the historiography of medicine Deadline for paper submission: July 31th, 2017. Publication of the issue: December, 2017. We are expecting to receive submissions related to the new methodological approaches and the new objects that have been recently explored in the field of the history of medicine. These submissions can […]

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American Association for the History of Medicine
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