December 2011

Manitoba Association for the History of Nursing Research Costs Award for 2012

The Manitoba Association for the History of Nursing invites applications for its Research Costs Award for 2012. This award exists to support research on the history of nursing in Manitoba and to promote the use of materials that relate to the history of nursing held at Manitoba archives. Eligibility: This award is open to any …

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CFP Extended: Canadian Association for the History of Nursing/ Association candienne pour l’histoire du nursing

The 2012 Annual CAHN/ACHN Conference, to be held in Medicine Hat, Alberta on June 15-17, marks the 25th anniversary of our association. Founded in 1987, CAHN/ACHN has an ongoing commitment to stimulate and promote historical scholarship of nursing and health. We are pleased to invite you to this conference. The conference theme is: Places and …

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Research Fellowships in the History of Medicine at the New York Academy of Medicine

The New York Academy of Medicine offers two fellowships to support visiting scholars working in the history of medicine and public health: The Paul Klemperer Fellowship in the History of Medicine for scholarly study of the history of medicine, using collections of the New York Academy of Medicine Library The Audrey and William H. Helfand …

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Third West Coast Symposium in the History of Medicine

Call for abstracts for the Third West Coast Symposium in the History of Medicine to be held at the Texas A&M Health Science Centre in Bryan, Texas. Abstracts of 150-200 words are welcomed on research in history of medicine, healthcare, and related interdisciplinary topics. Abstracts including the title of the paper; author’s name; institution; mailing address; …

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Chemical Heritage Foundation History of Science Fellowships

The Chemical Heritage Foundation, an independent research centre, library, and museum in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, would like to encourage  fellowships in residence at CHF for the academic year 2012-2013. These fellowships are for scholars working in some area of the history of science, technology, medicine or related industries in all periods and geographical areas. All …

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Keewatin Country Graduate Student History Conference 2012

May 3-May 5, 2012 Elkhorn Spa & Conference Centre, Riding Mountain National Park, Manitoba Presentations on ALL HISTORICAL TOPICS are welcome at this graduate conference which aims to promote interdisciplinary dialogue. Graduate students as well as top undergrads from all relevant disciplines are invited to submit proposals of 250 words along with a one page …

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Coming full circle: The development, rise, fall, and return of the concept of anticipation in hereditary disease.

Friedman, Judith Ellen. Coming full circle: The development, rise, fall, and return of the concept of anticipation in hereditary disease. Proquest Dissertations And Theses 2008. Section 0244, Part 0585 349 pages; [Ph.D. dissertation]. Canada: University of Victoria (Canada); 2008. Publication Number: AAT NR52946.