AMS Healthcare: History of Medicine Grants and Fellowships

On behalf of AMS Healthcare, the NSHRF is pleased to announce the launch of the following 2019-20 AMS Healthcare funding opportunities. AMS Project Grant A max of 10,000 for one year 2018 funded recipients Doctoral Completion Award A $25,000 stipend 2018 funded recipients AMS Fellowship A max of a $45,000 stipend & $2,500 research/travel allowance […] Read more

CAHN Margaret M. Allemang Scholarship/ ACHN 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. Preferencewill be given to candidates studying Canadian nursing history. Students must be enrolled at a recognized centre for the study of the history of […] Read more

Expression of interest Co-editor CBMH/ déclaration d'intérêt co-rédacteur/trice en chef du BCHM

The CSHM seeks a new co-editor for its journal, Canadian Bulletin of Medical History. Please see the job description and information pertaining to the application process. The deadline for submitting an application (or nominating a candidate) is 15 February 2019. Please send your application directly to CSHM president Peter Twohig ([email protected]). Le BCHM est à […] Read more

FHHMLS/CUP Graduate Student Essay Award 2019

FHHMLS/CUP Graduate Student Essay Award The Forum for the History of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences and Cambridge University Press invite submissions for our inaugural Graduate Student Essay Award. The award will be given for the best original, unpublished essay in the history of health, medicine and the life sciences submitted to the competition as […] Read more

Call for Papers: Seventh MOMS History of Medicine Conference 2019

On September 27-28, 2019, the University of Minnesota will host the 7th Manitoba-[Northwest] Ontario-Minnesota-Saskatchewan (MOMS) History of Medicine Conference. The conference will be held on the University of Minnesota’s Minneapolis campus. MOMS welcomes papers in all areas of the history of health and healing including medical ideas, practices and institutions; illness and disease; health professions; […] Read more

Job Opportunity: Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Health and Social Justice

The Department of History at the University of Saskatchewan is pleased to invite applications for a tenured Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Health and Social Justice. The Canada Research Chair (CRC) Program is the flagship of a national strategy to make Canada one of the world’s top countries in research and development ( The […] Read more

Australian and New Zealand Society of the History of Medicine Biennial Conference 2019

Beyond Borders: Health and Medicine in Historical Context Date: 3-7 December 2019 Venue: Auckland New Zealand This conference is located in Auckland New Zealand. Whilst New Zealand is far removed geographically from the epicentre of many significant past medical developments, we believe it is important to view the history of health and medicine in a […] Read more

Medicare at 50: A Symposium on the History of Canadian Medicare, University of Winnipeg

Friday, September 28 & Saturday September 29, 2018 2M70 (Manitoba Hall, University of Winnipeg) Programme This symposium is free and open to the public. Food is not included but can be purchased from University of Winnipeg cafeterias or from nearby cafes and restaurants. Friday 28 September 2018 8:45-9:00 AM: Opening Remarks 9:00-10:30 AM: Social/Socialized Medicine […] Read more

Call for Papers: 2019 Joint Conference of CSHM and CAHN / Colloque conjoint de la SCHM et de l’ACHN

Call for Papers Joint Conference: Canadian Society for the History of Medicine (CSHM) and Canadian Association for the History of Nursing (CAHN) June 1-3, 2019 University of British Columbia The 2019 joint meeting of the Canadian Society for the History of Medicine and the Canadian Association for the History of Nursing will take place June […] Read more

Dr. Shelley McKellar Appointed to the AMS Healthcare Board of Directors / nommée au Conseil d'administration de l'AMS Healthcare

Dr. Nick Busing, Chair of the Board, Associated Medical Services Inc., is pleased to announce the appointment of Shelley McKellar as a Member of the Board of Directors. Dr Shelley McKellar is the Hannah Chair in the History of Medicine in the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry and Associate Professor of History in the […] Read more