Funding Opportunity: Stetten Fellowship in the History of the Biomedical Sciences and Technology of Medicine

Stetten Fellowship in the History of the Biomedical Sciences and Technology of Medicine National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland Program Background The Stetten Fellowship seeks to encourage postdoctoral historical research and publication about biomedicine funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) since 1945. The Fellowship provides scholars the opportunity to carry out their research […] Read more

Call for Abstracts for panel on Women in Science

Le français suit Dear CSHM members, Please find below more information on the Berkshire Conference and on Cheryl Warsh’s panel proposition. Please contact her directly; Call for Papers, Berkshire Conference on Women’s History Histories on the Edge/Histoires sur la brèche Toronto: May 22-25, 2014 Proposals due: January 15, 2013 The sixteenth Berkshire Conference on Women’s […] Read more

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Call for papers/Appel de communications/ CSHM-CAHN/ SCHM/ACHN

DEADLINE EXTENDED to 10 December / 10 décembre 2012 2013 CSHM/CAHN Annual Conference: Call for Papers 2013 Congrès annuel de la SCHM / ACHN: Appel de communications *********************************************** The Canadian Society for the History of Medicine and the Canadian Association for the History of Nursing are issuing a call for papers for their annual meeting, to […] Read more

CFP: History of Medicine Days, Calgary

The deadline for Abstract Submission is January 13, 2013 Dear Students, Colleagues and Friends of the Conference: We are pleased to invite you once again to come to our annual 22nd History of Medicine Days Conference. THE HISTORY OF MEDICINE DAYS CONFERENCE is an annual two-day, nation-wide conference held at the University of Calgary. The […] Read more

Web Resource: Social Attitudes and Mental Illness in Devon, 1845-1986

This website takes you on a fascinating journey through the history of the Devon County Lunatic Asylum at Exminster. Based on archival case notes and supplemented by Medical Superintendents’ and Commissioners of Lunacy’s reports as well as interviews with former staff, the website tells the stories of real patients and their journey into, and life […] Read more

Funding Opportunity: Canadian Association for the History of Nursing annual award and scholarship

Information on the Margaret Allemang Award and the Vera Roberts Endowment Scholarship is available from the Canadian Association for the History of Nursing website at http://cahn-achn.ca/awards/ Applications are due by February 1, 2013 Read more

Call for Papers: Journal of Interprofessional Care

The Journal of Interprofessional Care is seeking to have a special issue on the history of interprofessional collaboration, how different professions emerged and integrated into the health system over time, and how this history may impact efforts to collaborate for patient centred care. Kathleen MacMillan, Director of the School of Nursing at Dalhousie, is co-editing […] Read more