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 The award will be given for the best original, unpublished essay in the history of health, medicine and the life sciences submitted to the competition as […] Read more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 (www.chairs-chaires.gc.ca). 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

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