Research Resources: Nursing Clio Blog

“Nursing Clio is a collaborative blog project that ties historical scholarship to present-day political, social, and cultural issues surrounding gender and medicine. Men’s and women’s bodies, their reproductive rights, and their health care are often at the center of political debate and have also become a large part of the social and cultural discussions in […] Read more

CFP: Annual Meeting of the American Association for the History of Medicine

2013 Annual Meeting of the American Association for the History of Medicine Submit abstracts here: https://aahm.conference-services.net/authorlogin.asp?conferenceID=3289&language=en-uk The American Association for the History of Medicine invites submissions in any area of medical/health care history for its 86th annual meeting, to be held in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 16 – 19 May 2013. The Association welcomes submissions on […] Read more

Conference: Taking Toronto's Healthcare History

You are invited to an interdisciplinary conference for anyone thinking about Toronto’s healthcare communities and their history from diverse, unique perspectives. | Opening Reception Friday, November 23, 2012 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm Great Hall, Hart House Light refreshments, cash bar With Speakers David Naylor, President, University of Toronto Janet Carding, Director and CEO, ROM […] Read more

Job Opportunity - Assistant Editor CMAJ

Assistant Editor CMAJ This is an exciting opportunity to develop your career as a full- time professional editor at Canada’s premier medical journal. As part of the CMAJ editorial team, you will contribute to the overall growth of the journal, particularly in the areas of research, review, clinical practice and opinion. Your responsibilities will include […] Read more

Graduate Students: PhD positions available

4 positions in the PhD Program in FOUNDATIONS OF THE LIFE SCIENCES AND THEIR ETHICAL CONSEQUENCES (FOLSATEC) WEB PAGE: www.semm.it/application_folsatec.php DEADLINE: September 3, 2012 EXAMINATION: October 12, 2012 DURATION: 4 years SALARY: 18.500 Euro per year LOCATION: Ifom-Ieo Campus (Milan) (www.ifom-ieo-campus.it). The Ifom-Ieo Campus is a center for biomedical research (about 450 researchers and 35 research […] Read more

CFP: Canadian Abortion Politics: Twenty-Five Years After Morgentaler

CFP: Canadian Abortion Politics: Twenty-Five Years After Morgentaler An edited collection by Tracy Penny Light and Shannon Stettner Although more than two decades have passed since Canada’s abortion law was struck down by the Supreme Court, abortion remains a controversial issue. Twenty years ago Janine Brodie, Shelley A. M. Gavigan, and Jane Jenson’s seminal book, […] Read more