AMS Announces 2020 History of Medicine and Healthcare Postdoctoral Fellows and Doctoral Completion Awardees

Congratulations to those who received the 2020 AMS postdoctoral fellowships and doctoral completion awards!  For more on the winners and the funding opportunities available from AMS please see this announcement.  Read more

Invitation : Groupe de soutien aux étudiant.e.s diplômé.e.s et chercheur.e.s ​en histoire de la santé

Invitation : Groupe de soutien aux étudiant.e.s diplômé.e.s et chercheur.e.s  ? en histoire de la santé La Société canadienne d?histoire de la médecine lance cette semaine l?initiative « New Scholars Writing Group », afin de créer un espace de rencontres et de discussion autour de projets de rédaction en cours. Les étudiant.e.s diplômé.e.s et chercheur.e.s dont les travaux traitent […] Read more

CSHM/SCHM Call for Participants: New Scholars Writing Group

Call For Participants: New Scholars Writing Group With the winter semester beginning and the pandemic moving into its second year, many new scholars are experiencing isolation and a languishing of connections ordinarily buoyed by summertime research, conference season(s), in-person classes, and campus life. The Canadian Society for the History of Medicine hopes to provide a […] Read more

CSHM Small Grant Program/Programme de petites bourses de la SCHM

CSHM Small Grant Program Students are experiencing unexpected research costs due to the pandemic.  To this end, the CSHM/SCHM has put together a bursary program to support graduate student research.  All Canadians and permanent residents working on a history of medicine topic for their MA thesis/Major Research Paper or PhD dissertation are welcome to apply.  […] Read more

Event Announcement: 3rd Annual Jacalyn Duffin Health and Humanities Conference

We are pleased to invite you to the 3rd annual Jacalyn Duffin Health and Humanities Conference. The Jacalyn Duffin Health and Humanities Conference aims to create a space where learners and educators of all disciplines can discuss the intersections of health, medicine, and the arts and humanities. This year?s conference theme is ?Sensations and The […] Read more

Event Announcement: Care(ful) Disruption: Indigenous and Black Women's Standpoints on Care as a Strategy of Resistance and Continuance

Care(ful) Disruption: Indigenous and Black Women’s Standpoints on Care as a Strategy of Resistance and Continuance Thursday, January 14, 2021 – 4:00-6:00pm Pacific, 7:00-9:00pm Eastern time (via Zoom) Indigenous and Black women in Canada have been critical to their communities as traditional healers, health care providers, activists, and spiritual guides. Yet, the voices and health […] Read more

Adding Anti-Racism as a Pillar of the Canadian Health Act/faire de l’antiracisme le sixième pilier de la Loi canadienne

Read below the letter from the CSHM to Prime Minister Trudeau on adding anti-racism as a pillar of the Canadian Health Act.  PDF 14 December 2020 The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, P.C. M.P. Prime Minister of Canada Office of the Prime Minister 80 Wellington Street Ottawa, ON K1A 0A2 Dear Prime Minister/ Dear Minister As […] Read more

Call for Submissions: L.M. Montgomery and Mental Health

Journal of L.M. Montgomery Studies journaloflmmontgomerystudies.ca CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS L.M. Montgomery and Mental Health Deadline: Abstracts due 15 February 2021; Submissions due 2 August 2021 The Journal of L.M. Montgomery Studies, a peer-reviewed publication of the L.M. Montgomery Institute at the University of Prince Edward Island, invites scholarly articles and creative work (written, visual, or […] Read more

Call for Papers: Graduate Journal for History and Philosophy of Science and Technology

Call for Papers: Expertise and Uncertainty Spontaneous Generations, a scholarly journal published by the graduate students of the Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology, University of Toronto, invites contributions to its 11th volume. Experts occupy an increasingly contested space in our society. Politicians challenge the expertise of public health officials amidst […] Read more

CSHM/CAHN 2021 Call for Papers/Appel à communications SCHM/ACHN

Appel à communications SCHM/ACHN La SCHM/ACHN a décidé de tenir sa conférence 2021 les 1er et 2 juin, entièrement en ligne. Vous trouverez l?appel à communications ici. Comme vous pouvez le voir, la formule a changé par rapport aux années précédentes afin de mieux s?adapter à l?environnement en ligne. Nous espérons que vous vous joindrez à nous?! […] Read more