AMS Announces History of Medicine and Healthcare Post-Doctoral Fellowship and Grant Program

The Board of AMS (Associated Medical Services Inc.) is very pleased to announce the creation of the AMS History of Medicine and Healthcare Post-Doctoral Fellowship and Grant Program hosted by the Nova Scotia Health Research Foundation (NSHRF). AMS is a small Canadian charitable organization with an impressive history as a catalyst for change. AMS has, […] Read more

1st Annual Conference on Creativity and the Mind: Image, Fantasy & Healing

Queen’s University Department of Psychiatry in association with The Agnes Etherington Art Centre Friday, April 24, 2015 Mental Health addresses the holistic concerns of human beings. Scientific discoveries in medicine and brain functioning have advanced our modern treatment of illness. A more recent focus goes beyond the scientific to encompass the humanistic and artistic perceptions […] Read more

Reminder: Call for Presentations, 24th Annual History of Medicine Days Conference at the University of Calgary

THE HISTORY OF MEDICINE DAYS CONFERENCE is an annual two-day, nation-wide conference held at the University of Calgary. The next conference is being held on Friday, March 6th and Saturday, March 7th, 2015. Undergraduates and early graduate students from across Canada and the United States are invited to submit an abstract for an oral or […] Read more

Conference on the History of Rural Medicine April 6-7, 2015

We are calling for papers for a day and a half conference on the history of rural medicine to be held at the University of Kansas Medical Center on April 6-7, 2015. Please send an abstract for a 20 minute talk by January 30 to Chris Crenner in the Department of History and Philosophy of […] Read more

The Wilson Institute for Canadian History Announcement

The Department of History at McMaster University is happy to announce that we have begun the search for the next Wilson Chair for Canadian History and Director of the Wilson Institute. The posting can be found here. Queries about the position can be directed to [email protected] Read more

Sixth International Workshop on the History of Human Genetics Glasgow, UK (Scotland), June 5-6, 2015

Principal Themes: ‘Human Gene Mapping’ and ‘Oral History of Human Genetics’ Call for Abstracts/Papers: We would like to invite proposals for the Sixth International Workshop on the History of Human Genetics which will take place in Glasgow, UK (Scotland), 5-6 June 2015. The topics for this workshop are ‘Human Gene Mapping’ and the ‘Oral History […] Read more