NSHRF/AMS Project Grants and Post-Doctoral Fellowships 2017

Starting February 1, 2017, the NSHRF will be hosting the Associated Medical Services (AMS) Project Grant and Post-Doctoral Fellowship program on behalf of AMS. The purpose of this program is to promote scholarship, teaching and public interest in history of health care, disease and medicine. For program requirements and application details please visit www.nshrf.ca/hostedfunding About […] Read more

Society for the Social History of Medicine Postgraduate Conference 2017

Call for Papers Society for the Social History of Medicine Postgraduate Conference 2017 In cooperation with the University of Strathclyde and Shanghai University Funded by the Wellcome Trust Health Histories: The Next Generation October 12-13, 2017 Shanghai University, China https://www.strath.ac.uk/humanities/schoolofhumanities/history/healthhistoriesthenextgeneration/ The Society for the Social History of Medicine periodically hosts an international conference for postgraduate […] Read more

Health, Medicine, and Society: Challenge and Change Conference 2017

15th Biennial Conference, Melbourne Health, Medicine, and Society: Challenge and Change Australian Catholic University, Fitzroy Campus Tuesday 11 July – Friday 14 July | Saturday 15 July: Witness Seminar The 2017 conference theme ‘health, medicine and society: challenge and change’ offers a broad canvas for papers on the history of health and medicine, from local […] Read more

Les infirmières de la folie 2017

Appel à communications Les infirmières de la folie Histoire et évolution des soins infirmiers en psychiatrie au sein de l’espace francophone 85e congrès de l’ACFAS Université McGill, Montréal 8 et 9 mai 2017 Responsables : Alexandre Klein, Université Laval Marie-Claude Thifault, Université d’Ottawa Karine Aubin, Université d’Ottawa Organisé dans le cadre du 85e Congrès de […] Read more

La santé en débat 2017

La santé en débat Rencontres autour des recherches francophones en sciences humaines et sociales sur la santé. Organisées par Pierre-Marie David (Université Paris Diderot), Gabriel Girard (IRSPUM) et Alexandre Klein (Université Laval) dans le cadre des activités du réseau Québec Sciences Sociales et Santé (Q3S) Une formule originale: Une fois par mois, le jeudi de […] Read more

Call for Nominations: Jason A. Hannah Medal

       The Jason A. Hannah Medal is awarded for an important Canadian publication in the history of medicine. In this context, the word “Canadian” refers to the citizenship or residence of the author, or to content clearly relevant to Canadian medicine and health care. The award is made for a book published within the last […] Read more

L’archive psychiatrique

Santé mentale au Québec – Volume XLI, numéro 2, Automne 2016 Dossier coordonné par Marie-Claude Thifault, Isabelle Perreault, Alexandre Klein et Jean Caron 7 Éditorial – Jean Caron Numéro thématique L’archive psychiatrique 9 L’archive psychiatrique – Alexandre Klein, Isabelle Perreault et Marie-Claude Thifault 21 À la recherche de l’archive psychiatrique perdue. L’histoire des fonds d’archives […] Read more

Social History of Medicine: Co-Editor Vacancy

Social History of Medicine (SHM) seeks a new co-editor to join Professor Pratik Chakrabarti (co-editor), Professor Patricia Skinner (co-editor), and Dr Vanessa Heggie (book reviews editor). The new co-editor will succeed Professor Graham Mooney, who will stand down in 2017. Social History of Medicine is a leading international journal and covers all aspects of the […] Read more

Research Awards at the Osler Library

Each year the Osler Library proudly offers a number of awards and travel grants to local and international historians, physicians, graduate and post-doctoral students, and those interested in the arts and humanities of medical history. We are currently accepting applications for the following awards/grants and kindly ask you to share this notice widely within your […] Read more

Call for Presentations: 26th Annual History of Medicine Days Conference

THE HISTORY OF MEDICINE DAYS CONFERENCE is an annual two-day, nation-wide conference held at the University of Calgary. The next conference is being held on Friday, March 17th and Saturday, March 18th, 2017. Undergraduate students from across Canada, the United States, and Overseas are invited to submit an abstract for an oral or poster presentation […] Read more




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