Dr. Jenna Healey appointed as the Jason A. Hannah Chair in the History of Medicine

Dean Richard Reznick is pleased to announce that Benoit-Antoine Bacon, Provost and Vice-Principal (Academic) at Queen’s University, has appointed Dr. Jenna Healey as the Jason A. Hannah Chair in the History of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, for a five-year period beginning August 1, 2017. Dr. Healey received her PhD from the Program in the […] Read more

Lancement du numéro spécial de Santé mentale au Québec: L’archive psychiatrique

Coordonné par Marie-Claude Thifault, Isabelle Perreault, Alexandre Klein et Jean Caron Lancement du numéro spécial de Santé mentale au Québec L’archive psychiatrique Lundi 8 mai 2017 À partir de 17h Bistro-Brasserie Les Soeurs Grises 32 Rue McGill (Montréal, H2Y 3W5) Ce lancement s’inscrit dans le cadre du colloque « Read more

CME Accreditation for CSHM/CAHN Conference 2017

Annual Meeting / Réunion annuelle Canadian Society for the History of Medicine / Société canadienne d’histoire de la médecine Canadian Association for the History of Nursing/Association canadienne pour l’histoire du nursing Only regularly occurring medical humanities conference in Canada to enjoy CPD (CME) accreditation for up to 16.5 hours. Seule conférence sur les sciences humaines en […] Read more

Strathclyde-Shanghai Early Career Medical Humanities Fellowships 2017/8

  The Centre for the Social History of Health and Healthcare (CSHHH) at the University of Strathclyde, the Musto Center for Drug Policy Studies (MCDPS) and the Center for the History of Development (CHD) at Shanghai University invite applications for the above twelve-month Fellowships. They are aimed at candidates who will be in their fourth […] Read more

Call for Nominations: Jason A. Hannah Medal

       The Jason A. Hannah Medal is awarded for an important Canadian publication in the history of medicine. In this context, the word “Canadian” refers to the citizenship or residence of the author, or to content clearly relevant to Canadian medicine and health care. The award is made for a book published within the last […] Read more

Social History of Medicine: Co-Editor Vacancy

Social History of Medicine (SHM) seeks a new co-editor to join Professor Pratik Chakrabarti (co-editor), Professor Patricia Skinner (co-editor), and Dr Vanessa Heggie (book reviews editor). The new co-editor will succeed Professor Graham Mooney, who will stand down in 2017. Social History of Medicine is a leading international journal and covers all aspects of the […] Read more

50 Years of Social Studies of Medicine

Celebration dates: October 28th and 29th 2016 The Department of Social Studies of Medicine (SSoM) will be celebrating its fiftieth anniversary during the 2016-2017 academic year. To mark the occasion, a conference will take place on October 28 and 29 2016 titled “Prospects and Perspectives in Social Studies of Medicine” to reflect on future directions […] Read more

Jessica Tannenbaum's CSHM Conference Report 2016

Thank you to Jessica Tannenbaum (University of Calgary) for offering thoughts and reflections on the CSHM Conference 2016. The conference was held at the University of Calgary and was part of the annual Canadian Congress. Please read the full report here: Read more

CSHM Board - Candidates for Student Representative 2016

The Nominating Committee and the executive of the CSHM Board are pleased to announce that there are two candidates to come forward for the position of student representative. They are: QUIRING, Vanessa MAZZEO, Vincenza Voting will take place by secret ballot during the AGM. Brief statements by the candidates will be solicited and pre-presented or […] Read more

Annonce du Prix Sournia de la S.F.H.M.

La Société Française d’Histoire de la Médecine, société savante plus que centenaire (1902), reconnue d’utilité publique, consacre un de ses prix à la francophonie. Le Prix Sournia de la SFHM, créé en 2006, en mémoire d’un de ses anciens présidents : le professeur Jean-Charles Sournia (1917-2000), est destiné à récompenser tous les deux ans, un […] Read more