Award Winners: 2016 Hannah Summer Studentship – Bourses d’été du Hannah

Award Winners 2016 Congratulations to the 2016 Hannah Summer Studentship Award Winners: Melissa Micu (Guelph University) Claire Gjersten (University of Calgary) Haley Pineau (University of Alberta) Alison Hogan (University of Victoria) Read more

Announcement: The formation of the Canadian Association for Health Humanities

The newly-formed Canadian Association for Health Humanities is being introduced to serve and support the ever-growing health humanities community in Canada. We invite health professions educators, students, practitioners, creative writers and artists, along with scholars across multiple disciplines – whose varying perspectives and creative work encourage a broader, more critical view of health and illness […] 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

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 conferencein Canada to enjoy CPD (CME) accreditation for up to 16.5 hours. Seule conférence sur les sciences humaines en […] Read more

Somewhere in France: A Centenary Review of Medical Arrangements at Vimy Ridge

In April 1917, medical units of the 4 divisions of the Canadian Corps combined for the first time in support of a single action, the assault upon Vimy Ridge. Detailed planning, infrastructure development, information dissemination and rehearsal were features of preparations by the combat arms and medical elements of the Canadian Forces. Extraordinary coordination resulted […] Read more

CSHM/SCHM: Call for Nominations / Appel de candidatures

The Nominating committee is calling for nominations for five positions on the board of the CSHM/SCHM: the vice-president, as well as regional representatives for the West/North, Ontario, Quebec, and the Atlantic Provinces (2017-2019 each). Le Comité des mises en candidature de la SCHM/CSHM sollicite des candidatures à cinq postes du conseil d’administration: le vice-président, ainsi […] Read more

Complete Online Archive from the Canadian Bulletin of Medical History

Complete Online Archive from the Canadian Bulletin of Medical History / Bulletin canadien d?histoire de la médecine now available from University of Toronto Press. University of Toronto Press is excited to announce the launch of the Canadian Bulletin of Medical History/Bulletin canadien d?histoire de la médecine (CBMH/BCHM) online archive, available exclusively through CBMH/BCHM Online ( […] Read more

L’archive psychiatrique

Santé mentale au Québec – Volume XLI, numéro 2, Automne 2016 Dossier coordonné par Marie-Claude Thifault, Isabelle Perreault, Alexandre Klein et Jean Caron 7 Éditorial – Jean Caron Numéro thématique L?archive psychiatrique 9 L?archive psychiatrique – Alexandre Klein, Isabelle Perreault et Marie-Claude Thifault 21 À la recherche de l?archive psychiatrique perdue. L?histoire des fonds d?archives […] 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

New Website: After the Asylum/Après l’asile

The History of Madness in Canada/Histoire de la folie au Canada website is delighted to announce the launch of a new set of sixteen research exhibits that present the complex and often difficult history of psychiatric deinstitutionalization in Canada. The After the Asylum/Après l?asile web pages have been co-created by academic scholars, community partners, students, […] Read more