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Pandemic Histories July

The fourth seminar in the Pandemic Histories seminar series is happening July 23rd at 4 pm EST. This roundtable seminar “Public(s) and their Health,” features Mitchell Hammond, James Hanley, and Sarah Isabelle Wallace.  Registration available here through Zoom. The CSHM is happy to sponsor Pandemic Histories!  What defines the public(s) in ?public health?? Three historians explore the …

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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 …

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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 …

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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. …

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Presentation: Dr. Nicholas Cambridge at Dalhousie University, Faculty of Medicine

DR. NICHOLAS CAMBRIDGE TJ (JOCK) MURRAY VISITING SCHOLAR From Mr. Pickwick to Tiny Tim: Charles Dickens & Medicine Dr. Nicholas Cambridge Honorary Research Fellow in Humanities & Medical History University of Buckingham, UK Nicholas qualified as an electrical engineer in 1970 and then decided to become a doctor. He graduated from The Middlesex Hospital, London …

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Lecture: Autism and Its Transformations: The History of a Contested Diagnosis

Please join us for our 2017 Visiting Speaker Lecture, to be delivered by Dr Jeffery Baker, Director of the Trent Center for Bioethics, Humanities & History of Medicine at Duke University, on Tuesday, Oct 3, 2017. Dr Baker will be talking about his work on the history of autism. Historians have generally described autism as …

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