CSHM-SCHM Bourses de voyage étudiantes / Student Travel Grants 2018

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

La fin de l’asile ? Histoire de la déshospitalisation psychiatrique dans l’espace francophone au XXe siècle

Au cours des années 1960, les pays occidentaux s’engagèrent dans un processus politique, médical et administratif visant à sortir les malades des hôpitaux psychiatriques. Mais est-ce pour autant la fin de l’asile ? En retraçant l’histoire des modalités de sortie de l’asile dans le monde francophone du XXe siècle, cet ouvrage constate la nature mythique […] Read more

New Secretary / Treasurer Announced

Jenna Healey (Hannah Chair of Queen’s University) was nominated secretary/treasurer of our Society in replacement of Isabelle Perreault. Jenna Healey (Chaire Hannah à Queen’s University) a été nommée secrétaire/trésorière de notre société en remplacement d’Isabelle Perreault. Read more

2018 H. N. Segall Award Winner

Congratulations to Lucy Vorobej (University of Waterloo) for winning the 2018 H. N. Segall Prize. The Segall Prize is awarded for the best student paper presented at the annual conference of the Canadian Society for the History of Medicine. Félicitations à Lucy Vorobej, qui a gagné le priz H. N. Segall. Read more

Call for Nominations / Appel de candidatures

The Nominating committee is calling for a nomination for the following position on the board of the CSHM/SCHM: Secretary-treasurer Nominees for this position should please submit a letter briefly outlining their interest by e-mail. Brief e-mail letters of support from three members in good standing of the CSHM/SCHM with permanent residence in Canada should accompany […] Read more

Award Winners: 2017 Hannah Summer Studentship – Bourses d’été du Hannah

Award Winners 2017 Congratulations to the 2017 Hannah Summer Studentship Award Winners: Rebecca Redden (Mount St. Vincent University) Emma Chilton (McMaster University) Ariel Gershon (Western University) Geraldine Huynh (University of Alberta) Read more

Award Winners: 2016 Hannah Summer Studentship – Bourses d’été du Hannah

Award Winners 2016 Congratulations to the 2016 Hannah Summer Studentship Award Winners: Melissa Micu (Guelph University) Claire Gjersten (University of Calgary) Haley Pineau (University of Alberta) Alison Hogan (University of Victoria) Read more

Job Opportunities: The Museum of Health Care at Kingston

The Museum of Health Care at Kingston is now accepting applications for two student positions for the summer of 2018. The deadline for applications is April 16, 2018, at 4:30 pm. Collections Technician The Collections Technician will work directly with the Museum’s extensive collection of medical and pharmaceutical objects under the direction and supervision of […] Read more

NSHRF / Associated Medical Services (AMS) Award Program

NSHRF is hosting the Associated Medical Services (AMS) project grant, postdoctoral fellowship and doctoral completion award program. The purpose of these competitions is to promote scholarship, teaching and public interest in history of health care, disease and medicine. The deadline to apply is April 6, 2018, 2:00 p.m. AST. Award details: The AMS Doctoral Completion […] Read more

The Inaugural Jacalyn Duffin Health & Humanities Conference

Registration for The Inaugural Jacalyn Duffin Health & Humanities Conference, organized by Queen’s School of Medicine is now open! The conference aims to create a space where students and educators of all disciplines can come together to discuss the intersections of health, medicine, arts and the humanities. Our conference is held in honor of Dr. […] Read more