General-Générale

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 […] Read more

New Secretary / Treasurer Announced

Jenna Healey (Hannah Chair of Queen’s University) was nominated secretary/treasurer of our Society in replacement of Isabelle Perreault. Jenna Healey (Chaire Hannah à Queen’s University) a été nommée secrétaire/trésorière de notre société en remplacement d’Isabelle Perreault. Read more

Job Opportunities: The Museum of Health Care at Kingston

The Museum of Health Care at Kingston is now accepting applications for two student positions for the summer of 2018. The deadline for applications is April 16, 2018, at 4:30 pm. Collections Technician The Collections Technician will work directly with the Museum’s extensive collection of medical and pharmaceutical objects under the direction and supervision of […] Read more

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