The Canadian Society for the History of Medicine welcomes you!

    The Canadian Society for the History of Medicine promotes the study, research and communication of the history of health and medicine in all of its facets. Since its founding meeting in 1950 at the Université Laval, Quebec, the CSHM/SCHM has drawn its members from a broad range of intellectual perspectives in the humanities and health sciences.

    La Société canadienne d’histoire de la médecine vous accueille!

    La Société Canadienne d’histoire de la Médecine encourage l’étude, la recherche et la communication dans le domaine de l’histoire de la santé et de la médecine sous toutes ses facettes. Depuis sa réunion fondatrice en 1950 à l’Université Laval à Québec, la SCHM/CSHM attire des membres provenant d’une large gamme de perspectives intellectuelles dans les sciences humaines et de la santé.


    News from the Editors of the CBMH/BCHM

    Screen Shot 2016-05-10 at 11.55.22 AMIssue 33.1 of CBMH/BCHM now available at
    CBMH/BCHM numéro 33.1 est maintenant disponible à

    Open Access to / accès libre à: Natalie Zemon Davis, “Physicians, Healers, and their Remedies in Colonial Suriname” until/jusqu’à 3 jun 2016


    CSHM Conference – Program Available


    Canadian Society for the History of Medicine / La Société canadienne d’histoire de la médicine – Conference 2016, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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    The Charles Peter W. Warren History of Medicine Essay Prize


    The prize is awarded for best scholarly paper. Essays must pertain to the history of specialty medicine, the history of the Royal College, and/or the history of postgraduate medical education in Canada.

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