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

Summer 2017 Special Issue: Testing Drugs and Trying Cures Guest Editors: Elaine Leong and Alisha Rankin

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Fellowships: Cornell University College of Human Ecology History of Home Economics Fellowship

Cornell University College of Human Ecology History of Home Economics Fellowship The College of Human Ecology at Cornell University is accepting applications for the 2018 Dean’s Fellowship in the History of Home Economics. To learn more about the history of the fellowship visit: http://www.human.cornell.edu/fellowship/fellowship_exhibit_home.cfm We invite faculty members, research scholars, and advanced graduate students (must be […]

Fellowships: Consortium for History of Science, Technology and Medicine

The Consortium for History of Science, Technology and Medicine invites applications for fellowships in the history of science, technology and medicine, broadly construed. Apply for: Research Fellowships (award varies) Dissertation Fellowships ($25,000) NEH Postdoctoral Fellowship (up to $37,800) Fellowships in Residence (external funding) Access the application here: https://www.chstm.org/fellowships/chstm-fellowships Collections: The Consortium promotes public and scholarly understanding […]

Calls for Papers: Material Cultures of Psychiatry Workshop

MATERIAL CULTURES OF PSYCHIATRY Workshop, Hamburg  Date: 3-4 May 2018, Hamburg  Organisers: Dr Monika Ankele (Department for History and Ethics of Medicine at the University Clinic Hamburg-Eppendorf) and Prof. Benoît Majerus (Centre for Contemporary and Digital History, University of Luxembourg)  Deadline: 15 December 2017 Languages: German, English In the past, our ideas of psychiatric hospitals and their history have been […]

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