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

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

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

Extended Deadline - Call for Papers: Canadian Society for the History of Medicine (CSHM) 2018

Call for Papers Canadian Society for the History of Medicine (CSHM) 2018 – Deadline 8 December 2017 May 26-28, University of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada The CSHM will hold its annual meeting and conference on May 26-28 at the University of Regina, in conjunction with the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences. The Programme Committee […] Read more

Call for Contributions, Pink and Blue: The Gendered Culture of Pediatrics

We are currently working on assembling an edited volume on the historical relationship between cultural notions of gender and pediatrics. The book, tentatively titled Pink and Blue: The Gendered Culture of Pediatrics, will explore how gender serves as an organizing principle of pediatrics and frames how practitioners interpret patients’ bodies, development, and psychological well-being, and […] Read more

Call for Papers: Canadian Society for the History of Medicine 2018

Call for Papers Canadian Society for the History of Medicine (CSHM) 2018 May 26-28, University of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada The CSHM will hold its annual meeting and conference on May 26-28 at the University of Regina, in conjunction with the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences. The Programme Committee calls for papers that address […] Read more

Call for Papers: Leprosy and the Leper Reconsidered

The Call for Papers is now Open! This conference aims to bring together academics from a wide array of fields and time periods in order to have a productive discussion about lepers and leprosy throughout history. This conference will be held in at McGill University in Montréal, Canada on 20-22 September 2018. Read more

CFP: CAHN / ACHN Annual Conference 2018

June 15 – 17, 2018, Halifax, NS. Hosted by Nursing History NS Society CALL for ABSTRACTS: “TRACING NURSES’ FOOTSTEPS: Nursing and the Tides of Change” Where has nursing come from? What have been the ups and downs, trials and tribulations along the journey? How have social, political and economic forces influenced the history of nursing? […] Read more

Call for Papers: Edited Volume on the History of Medical Education

This peer-reviewed volume will bring together original and diverse scholarship on the history of medical education and training in the healing arts. Historical research on all periods and geographies are welcome, including global and comparative perspectives, as well as any aspect of learning processes, systems, or experiences. The inspiration for the book is to celebrate […] Read more

CFP: Medical Humanities, Social Sciences, and the Environment Conference

(Harvard University, 29-30 September 2017) In the present age of the Anthropocene, the extraordinary transformations of Earth’s climate are changing the biophysical conditions involved in global food production, emerging epidemics and natural disasters. There is growing concern that global environmental change will have significant adverse impacts on global patterns of disease and mortality over the […] Read more