New Co-Editors for the Canadian Bulletin of Medical History

Deux nouveaux rédacteurs pour le Bulletin canadien d’histoire de la medicine La SCHM est heureuse de vous annoncer que deux co-rédacteurs ont été nommés pour assurer l’édition du Bulletin canadien de l’histoire de la médecine. Il s’agit des Drs Erika Dyck (University of Saskatchewan) et Kenton Kroker (York University). Erika et Kenton ont été choisis […] Read more

CSHM Announces Three-year Funding Agreement with Associated Medical Services

The Canadian Society for the History of Medicine is thrilled to announce a three-year funding agreement with Associated Medical Services commencing in 2015 to support the following initiatives: AMS Summer Studentships: AMS has renewed its commitment to offer 4 Summer Studentships. Each Studentship is worth $ 5,500.00 AMS Graduate Student CSHM Congress Grants: We are […] Read more

Call for Papers: Facing the Challenges of Aging and Dying

The Meisel Humanities Centre and the Department of French Studies at Queen’s University are proud to host an interdisciplinary conference involving the Arts, Humanities and Health Care Professions and Disciplines on October 16-18, 2015. As a society whose aging population is steadily increasing, many believe that we are ill-prepared for the challenges that await us. […] Read more

Poster Competition (Psychiatric Archives) - Concours d'affiches (archive psychiatrique)

Appel à contributions CONCOURS D’AFFICHES SPÉCIAL ÉTUDIANTS L’ARCHIVE PSYCHIATRIQUE : EXPÉRIENCE DE RECHERCHE EN ARCHIVE organisé dans le cadre de la Journée d’étude L’archive dans l’institution psychiatrique comme matériel empirique : enjeux méthodologiques et épistémologiques 2 juin 2015 Compte tenu des contraintes économiques et spatiales entourant la conservation des archives médicales, une réflexion commune s’impose […] Read more

Call for Abstracts: 6th West Coast Symposium in the History of Medicine

May 1st – 2nd, 2015 University of Calgary Calgary, AB Abstracts are invited for research in history of medicine, healthcare, and related topics for oral presentations and posters as well as thematic panels. This symposium addresses graduate students, PostDocs, and independent scholars. Keynote: Professor David Zimmerman (Victoria): “Canada and the Refugees from Nazi Germany in […] Read more