CAHN Margaret M. Allemang Scholarship/ ACHN la bourse Margaret M. Allemang

The Canadian Association for the History of Nursing (CAHN-ACHN) invites applications for the Margaret M. Allemang Scholarship for graduate students (Masters or PhD level) studying in the field of nursing history. Preference will be given to candidates studying Canadian nursing history. Students must be enrolled at a recognized centre for the study of the history […] Read more

CAHN-ACHN - Vera Roberts’ Research Award/Bourse de recherche

Call for Applications/ Appel à Candidatures The Canadian Association for the History of Nursing (CAHN-ACHN) invites applications for the Vera Roberts’ Endowment (VRE). The VRE provides funding to qualified investigators for historical research and publication of topics related to outpost nursing with priority given to circumpolar regions (defined as “North of 60 degrees parallel” for […] Read more

Call for Contributions, Pink and Blue: The Gendered Culture of Pediatrics

We are currently working on assembling an edited volume on the historical relationship between cultural notions of gender and pediatrics. The book, tentatively titled Pink and Blue: The Gendered Culture of Pediatrics, will explore how gender serves as an organizing principle of pediatrics and frames how practitioners interpret patients’ bodies, development, and psychological well-being, and […] Read more