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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Jobs: FDA History Office Archivist

The FDA History Office is recruiting an Archivist and would be grateful for your help spreading the word.  Applicants must demonstrate expertise in digital archives management (particularly in working with electronic records management systems), as well as experience working in public health, medicine and or scientific archival collections.  Familiarity with federal records guidelines is strongly […]

Fellowships: Women in Medicine Legacy Foundation Fellowships

Women in Medicine Legacy Foundation Fellowships Since 2008, the Archives for Women in Medicine in the Center for the History of Medicine has partnered with the Women in Medicine Legacy Foundation to offer an annual fellowship to support scholarship on the role of women in medicine and the biomedical sciences. For more information, please visit https://www.wimlf.org/fellowships For questions, please contact: chm@hms.harvard.edu […]

Congratulations to the 2020 AAHM Award Winners!

Congratulations to the 2020 AAHM award winners announced at the Associations’ virtual business meeting on May 9, 2020. William Osler Medal: Daniel Huang of Queens University  School of Medicine for his paper, “Cyber Solace: Historicizing an Online Forum for Depression 1990-1999.” Richard H. Shryock Medal Honorable Mention: Brad Bolman of Harvard University for his essay, […]

Fellowships: Consortium for History of Science, Technology and Medicine

The Consortium for History of Science, Technology and Medicine invites applications for research fellowships in the history of science, technology and medicine, broadly construed. These fellowships are open to scholars at all stages of their academic career, and will support research travel to Consortium member institutions when research activities can resume. Scholars residing in Brazil, […]

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