AMS History of Medicine Doctoral Completion Grants

History of Medicine Doctoral Completion Grants designed to support full-time dissertation writing leading to dissertation completion for a doctoral student in the humanities or social sciences, writing on a history of medicine/healthcare topic. Applications can be found on the NSHRF website. Applications due in April. More information: http://www.ams-inc.on.ca/funding-opportunities/ Read more

Extended Deadline - Call for Papers: Canadian Society for the History of Medicine (CSHM) 2018

Call for Papers Canadian Society for the History of Medicine (CSHM) 2018 – Deadline 8 December 2017 May 26-28, University of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada The CSHM will hold its annual meeting and conference on May 26-28 at the University of Regina, in conjunction with the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences. The Programme Committee […] Read more

Announcement: The formation of the Canadian Association for Health Humanities

The newly-formed Canadian Association for Health Humanities is being introduced to serve and support the ever-growing health humanities community in Canada. We invite health professions educators, students, practitioners, creative writers and artists, along with scholars across multiple disciplines – whose varying perspectives and creative work encourage a broader, more critical view of health and illness […] Read more

Osler Library - Awards and Grants

We would like to announce that applications are now open for the 2018 Research Awards and Travel Grants, Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University, Montréal. The deadline for all applications is 31 December 2017. Dr. Edward H. Bensley Osler Library Research Travel Grant – Awarded to those whose project requires traveling to […] Read more

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

Call for Papers: Canadian Society for the History of Medicine 2018

Call for Papers Canadian Society for the History of Medicine (CSHM) 2018 May 26-28, University of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada The CSHM will hold its annual meeting and conference on May 26-28 at the University of Regina, in conjunction with the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences. The Programme Committee calls for papers that address […] Read more

Call for Papers: Leprosy and the Leper Reconsidered

The Call for Papers is now Open! This conference aims to bring together academics from a wide array of fields and time periods in order to have a productive discussion about lepers and leprosy throughout history. This conference will be held in at McGill University in Montréal, Canada on 20-22 September 2018. Read more

Job Posting: Assistant Professor, York University

Position Rank: Full Time Tenure Stream – Assistant Professor Discipline/Field: Health & Society – Specialization in Arts, Medicine, and Healing Home Faculty: Liberal Arts & Professional Studies Home Department: Social Science Affiliation/Union: YUFA Position Start Date: July 1, 2018 The Department of Social Science, Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, York University, invites applications […] Read more