CSHM/SCHM: Call for Nominations / Appel de candidatures

The Nominating committee is calling for nominations for five positions on the board of the CSHM/SCHM: the vice-president, as well as regional representatives for the West/North, Ontario, Quebec, and the Atlantic Provinces (2017-2019 each). Le Comité des mises en candidature de la SCHM/CSHM sollicite des candidatures à cinq postes du conseil d’administration: le vice-président, ainsi […] Read more

CFP: Understanding the Intersection of Alcoholism, Stigma, and Disability: Past and Present

In cooperation with the University of Strathclyde and CSHHH Funded by the Wellcome Trust 1 – 2 March 2018 Scottish Universities Insight Institute University of Strathclyde http://www.strath.ac.uk/humanities/schoolofhumanities/history/alcoholismworkshop/ Alcoholism is not only a contemporary concern for health professionals and policy-makers, but it is one with a long complex history. Framed at different times as inebriation or […] Read more

Call for Papers: Marketplace, Power, Prestige 2017

Marketplace, Power, Prestige: The Healthcare Professions’ Struggle for Recognition Developments, Conflicts, and Areas of Tension among Healthcare Professions in the Twentieth Century Institut für Geschichte der Medizin der Robert Bosch Stiftung 15.11.-17.11.2017 German Version below The differentiation of non-physician healthcare professions that occurred at the same time as the specialisation of medicine and the development […] Read more

Complete Online Archive from the Canadian Bulletin of Medical History

Complete Online Archive from the Canadian Bulletin of Medical History / Bulletin canadien d’histoire de la médecine now available from University of Toronto Press. University of Toronto Press is excited to announce the launch of the Canadian Bulletin of Medical History/Bulletin canadien d’histoire de la médecine (CBMH/BCHM) online archive, available exclusively through CBMH/BCHM Online (http://bit.ly/CBMHBCHMOnline). […] Read more

Strathclyde-Shanghai Early Career Medical Humanities Fellowships 2017/8

  The Centre for the Social History of Health and Healthcare (CSHHH) at the University of Strathclyde, the Musto Center for Drug Policy Studies (MCDPS) and the Center for the History of Development (CHD) at Shanghai University invite applications for the above twelve-month Fellowships. They are aimed at candidates who will be in their fourth […] Read more

CSHM-SCHM Bourses de voyage étudiantes / Student Travel Grants 2017

Conditions: Les bourses couvrent les frais d’inscription, de logement, de nourriture et ne peuvent servir qu’aux frais de déplacement (train, avion, autobus, taxi ou autres) selon le tarif le plus économique offert. La personne qui en fait la demande doit être l’auteur/e et le présentateur/trice. Date limite: Les demandes doivent être faites au plus tard […] Read more