CFP: Pandemic Methodologies Twitter Conference

CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS June 24-25, 2021 Sponsored by the Canadian Historical Association (CHA) In the past year, archives and libraries have closed (either permanently or periodically), non-essential international travel has been heavily discouraged or impossible, and anyone who can has been encouraged to work from home. In these circumstances, historians have had to adapt how …

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RSC Briefing on History of Public Health

The policy briefing of the Royal Society of Canada on the importance of building on missed opportunities in the history of public health is now available!   From the press release for the policy briefing: COVID-19 has forced us to re-learn the importance of maintaining basic infectious/communicable disease control capacity, and revealed the cost of …

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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 …

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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 …

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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.  …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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