CFP: The Canadian Society for the History and Philosophy of Science / La Société canadienne d'histoire et de philosophie des sciences

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS ***French follows*** The Canadian Society for the History and Philosophy of Science (CSHPS) is holding its annual conference as part of the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences (CFHSS) at the University of Victoria, June 2-4, 2013. The program committee invites scholars working on the history and philosophy of science to […] Read more

Call for Applications: Medicine and Humanitarianism

Veuillez trouver en pièce jointe un appel à contribution ? l’occasion du 150?me anniversaire de la fondation du CICR et du mouvement de la Croix Rouge Internationale. Le thème choisi pour ces initiatives est le rôle de la médecine, des médecins et du personnel soignant dans son ensemble dans la création du CICR, du droit […] Read more

Taking Toronto's Healthcare History Conference

Please see the links to new information on the abstracts, speakers’ bios and registration at this updated website for the inter-professional conference, “Taking Toronto’s Healthcare History“ at the University of Toronto, November 23 – 24, 2012: http://www.hps.utoronto.ca/events/takingtoronto/abstracts.htm Veuillez vous rendre à cette adresse pour trouver de l’information à jour (liste des intervenants et leur biographie, […] Read more

CFP: Annual History of Women’s Health Conference, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia

Call for Papers The Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, will host its eighth annual History of Women’s Health Conference on Wednesday, April 17, 2013. We invite interested persons to send a one to two page proposal or abstract of your topic by Friday, November 2, 2012 for consideration. The History of Women’s Health Conference focuses on areas […] Read more

CFP: The History and Politics of Abortion

CFP: The History and Politics of Abortion An edited collection by Tracy Penny Light and Shannon Stettner Women’s bodies have always been sites of struggle – over meanings and for control.  The most polarizing conflicts involve women’s reproductive autonomy.  Around the world women continue to fight for or to retain hard won abortion rights.  Women’s […] Read more

Dr. Jacalyn Duffin elected to Royal Society of Canada!

Congratulations to Dr. Jacalyn Duffin, a long time member of the Canadian Society for the History of Medicine, who was recently named a Royal Society of Canada fellow! Jacalyn Duffin (School of Medicine) and Keith Banting (School of Policy Studies) were elected by society members for their outstanding contributions to medicine and policy studies. Dr. Duffin […] Read more

Conference: "Taking Toronto's Healthcare History" (University of Toronto, November 23-24, 2012)

Please see the links to new information on the abstracts, speakers’ bios and registration at this updated website for the inter-professional conference, “Taking Toronto’s Healthcare History“ at the University of Toronto, November 23 – 24, 2012: http://www.hps.utoronto.ca/events/takingtoronto/abstracts.htm Veuillez vous rendre à cette adresse pour trouver de l’information à jour (liste des intervenants et leur biographie, […] Read more