Ontario Women's History Network Conference on Women and Health

This year’s Ontario Women’s History Network (OWHN) conference will be held in London at Museum London on October 25-26 2019. Always a wonderful chance to network and to hear about the latest in women’s and gender history, this year’s conference will examine the history of women and health, broadly defined. There will be opportunities to […] Read more

Hannah Studentship 2020 | Bourses Hannah 2020

The Hannah Studentship offers undergraduate and MA students an opportunity to study and learn the techniques of historical research and to encourage future serious study of medical history. The studentship is being administered in partnership with the Canadian Society for the History of Medicine (CSHM), the organization which is responsible for adjudicating the applications. Application […] Read more

Expression of interest Co-editor CBMH/ déclaration d'intérêt co-rédacteur/trice en chef du BCHM

The CSHM seeks a new co-editor for its journal, Canadian Bulletin of Medical History. Please see the job description and information pertaining to the application process. The deadline for submitting an application (or nominating a candidate) is 15 February 2019. Please send your application directly to CSHM president Peter Twohig ([email protected]). Le BCHM est à […] Read more

Medicare at 50: A Symposium on the History of Canadian Medicare, University of Winnipeg

Friday, September 28 & Saturday September 29, 2018 2M70 (Manitoba Hall, University of Winnipeg) Programme This symposium is free and open to the public. Food is not included but can be purchased from University of Winnipeg cafeterias or from nearby cafes and restaurants. Friday 28 September 2018 8:45-9:00 AM: Opening Remarks 9:00-10:30 AM: Social/Socialized Medicine […] Read more

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