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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Latest Posts

Calls for Papers: Medical Narratives of Ill Health

CALL FOR PAPERS Humanities¬†special issue: “Medical Narratives of Ill Health” The field of literature and medicine has been steadily growing over the past four decades, solidifying itself as a vital component of the medical and health humanities. The intersection of literature and medicine enriches how we view issues of health, disease, and care, particularly in […]

Jobs: Chief Curator, Dittrick Medical History Center and Museum

Chief Curator Department: Dittrick Medical History Center and Museum Position ID: #6800 POSITION OBJECTIVE The Dittrick Medical History Center (center) is dedicated to the study of the medical past through a distinguished collection of rare books, museum artifacts, archives, and images. The Dittrick originated as part of the Cleveland Medical Library Association (est. 1894) and […]

Web usability testing National Library of Medicine

Aline from User Happy is conducting usability testing for the National Library of Medicine (NLM). They produce websites for online exhibits on different topics related to the History of Medicine. The NLM is interested in learning more about how they can improve the user experience for historians./researchers. The testing takes about 45 minutes and can […]

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