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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Calls for Papers: The Politics of Health: 2020 International Health Humanities Consortium Conference

2020 International Health Humanities Consortium Conference: The Politics of Health Vanderbilt University | March 26 – 28, 2020 Abstract Deadline: September 27, 2019 Abstract Decisions: November 20, 2019 To submit an abstract, please visit: ​https://www.vanderbilt.edu/mhs/2019/06/2020hhc/ The sixth annual Health Humanities Consortium (HHC) conference will explore the politics of health and healthcare in the context of world events […]

Calls for Papers: Book Series on Health and Healing in Africa and African Diaspora

We’re currently accepting proposals for a new book series: Routledge Research in Health and Healing in Africa and the African Diaspora. You may send a book proposal or a detailed query for preliminary review to the Series Editor, Donna A. Patterson or the Routledge Editor, Leann Hinves. They’ll be an opportunity to meet with the […]

Calls for Papers: The AIDS Crisis is Not Over, Radical History Review

The AIDS Crisis is Not Over  Issue number 140 (May 2021) Abstract Deadline: September 1, 2019 Co-Edited by Emily K. Hobson and Dan Royles This issue of the Radical History Review will examine the politics of the HIV/AIDS pandemic. While it has been almost forty years since doctors first identified the disease in 1981, new HIV infections are increasing […]

Calls for Papers: AAHM 93rd Annual Meeting

The American Association for the History of Medicine (AAHM) invites abstracts for papers in any area of the history of health and healing for its 93rd annual meeting, to be held in Ann Arbor, Michigan, May 7-10, 2020. The AAHM welcomes papers on the histories of medicine, disease, and health broadly defined, including the history […]

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