50 Years of Social Studies of Medicine

Celebration dates: October 28th and 29th 2016 The Department of Social Studies of Medicine (SSoM) will be celebrating its fiftieth anniversary during the 2016-2017 academic year. To mark the occasion, a conference will take place on October 28 and 29 2016 titled “Prospects and Perspectives in Social Studies of Medicine” to reflect on future directions […] Read more

Job Opportunity: The Jason A. Hannah Endowed Chair in the History of Medicine

The Jason A. Hannah Endowed Chair in the History of Medicine Faculty of Health Sciences and School of Medicine Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada The Faculty of Health Sciences and School of Medicine at Queen’s University invite applications for the Jason A. Hannah Chair in the History of Medicine. This faculty appointment will be a […] Read more

Jessica Tannenbaum's CSHM Conference Report 2016

Thank you to Jessica Tannenbaum (University of Calgary) for offering thoughts and reflections on the CSHM Conference 2016. The conference was held at the University of Calgary and was part of the annual Canadian Congress. Please read the full report here: http://www.hsozkult.de/conferencereport/id/tagungsberichte-6686 Read more

New Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada 2016

Congratulations to the following medical historians, who were recently elected to the Fellowship of the Royal Society of Canada. MONNAIS, Laurence – Département d’histoire et Centre d’Études de l’Asie de l’Est (CETASE), Université de Montréal Titulaire de la Chaire de recherche du Canada sur le pluralisme en santé, Laurence Monnais est historienne de la médecine. […] Read more

Post-doctoral fellowship - History of the faculty of medicine in Strasbourg

The deadline is just around the corner (September 10), but this might be of interest : La date limite pour postuler approche (10 septembre) mais il y a peut-être des intéressés: *The University Strasbourg * in the context of the creation of a Historical commission on the History of the Medical Faculty of the Reichsuniversität […] Read more