Call for Nominations / Appel de candidatures 2016

The Nominating committee is calling for nominations for one position on the board of the CSHM/SCHM: a Student Representative (2016-2018). Le Comité des mises en candidature de la SCHM/CSHM sollicite des candidatures à un poste du conseil d’administration: un représentant d’étudiant (2016-2018). To nominate candidates please submit a letter or a fax with the signatures […] Read more

Canadian Bulletin of Medical History to be Published by U of T Press

The Canadian Society for the History of Medicine is pleased to announce that the Canadian Bulletin of Medical History will now be published by University of Toronto Press Journals Division. The first volume with our new publisher will appear in Spring 2016. Founded in 1984, the CBMH/BCHM is the leading national journal for the history […] Read more

Registration for Three Societies Meeting 2016 Now Open

Register now for the Three Societies Meeting. This gathering of the British Society for the History of Science, the Canadian Society for the History and Philosophy of Science and the History of Science Society brings together historians of science every four years for a major international conference. This conference will take place June 22-25, 2016, […] Read more

New Exhibition and Vernissage at the Osler Library

New exhibition and vernissage at the Osler Library, Wednesday, January 27 at 6:00 p.m We would like to announce a new exhibition, Knowing Blood: Medical Observations, Fluid Meanings, at the Osler Library of the History of Medicine. The vernissage is being held on January 27th and is open to all. Descriptions and advertisements of the […] Read more

World Health Summit 2017

La Faculté de médecine de l’Université de Montréal sera l’hôte du World Health Summit de 2017 : http://medecine.umontreal.ca/international/m8-alliance/ A cette occasion le comité scientifique de l’événement, dont je fais partie, tient à organiser un panel autour de l’héritage du rapport Lalonde de 1974. Je pense qu’il serait bon qu’un(e) historien(ne) participe à la discussion. Si […] Read more

Interdisciplinary Global Health Field Course

Maternal and Infant Health in Morocco: Women’s Rights and Family in Islam This new McMaster interdisciplinary global health field course is open to ALL McMaster undergraduates and will run in Spring term, 2016. It is designed to provide students with an integrated linguistic, cultural, and historical study of public health in the Islamic North African […] Read more

Addressing the Silences in Nursing and Health History / Briser les silences de l’histoire du nursing et de la santé

Appel à communications Briser les silences de l’histoire du nursing et de la santé / Addressing the Silences in Nursing and Health History L’Unité de recherche sur l’histoire du nursing est heureuse de vous annoncer sa première Conférence pour étudiants diplômés. Le thème de cette première édition est Briser les silences de l’histoire du nursing […] Read more

CFP: Histoire des relations de santé aux XIXe et XXe siècles 2016

Histoire des relations de santé aux XIXe et XXe siècles Colloque organisé par Alexandre Klein (Université d’Ottawa) dans le cadre des activités du réseau Historiens de la santé 10 et 11 mai 2016 84e congrès de l’ACFAS Université du Québec à Montréal Depuis sa création en mai 2012, le réseau de recherches Historiens de la […] Read more

CFP: A Palpable Thrill: An Introduction to Medical Humanities

In the past decade, the discipline of medical scholarship has been experiencing a paradigm shift away from the strict adherence to biomedical ideology and towards an understanding of the medical experience that acknowledges that medicine is both a science and an art. At the same time, humanities scholars have been drawing on medicine as a […] Read more