Medical Humanities (CfP, Transatlantic Connections 2 Conference, Ireland Jan 14-18 2015) “Medical humanities, in its most basic connotation, deals with the intersection of human experience, medical practice, and scientific technology. The field transcends the disciplinary boundaries of academe and engages…

The American Association for the History of Medicine invites abstracts for papers in any area of medical history for its 88th annual meeting, to be held in New Haven, Connecticut, 30 April to 3 May 2015.  The Association welcomes submissions…

The deadline for paper abstract submissions for the March 12-14, 2015 Southern Association for the History of Medicine to be held in Jackson, MS has been extended to October 30, 2014. This meeting will be co-sponsored by the University of…

CFP: Edited Collection: “Psychosomatic” Illness in Popular Culture (Abstracts due October 15) Medically unexplained symptoms, hysteria, neurasthenia, hypochondria, psychogenic illness, somatic symptoms, functional illness, malingering—there is ongoing debate amongst specialists in medicine, psychology, sociology, and the medical humanities about how…

The new edition of the Journal of Healthcare, Science and the Humanities (Vol 4, No 2) is officially published, Thursday, August 28, 2014. It is available for download at: jhsh.cryptictruth.com At the website, one can download the edition in either or both…

Call for Proposals: Living Well INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE 9-11 April 2015, York, United Kingdom Personal well- being is an achievement, it is made. Well-being requires living well. Yet what is it to live well? Proposals are welcomed that seek to understand, explore and demonstrate…

Endemic: Essays in Contagion Theory This call for proposals invites interdisciplinary approaches toward the development of an edited collection on contagion theory. The goal of this project is to build upon nascent foundational texts, such as Priscilla Wald’s 2001 Contagious…

Dear PA Medical Humanities Consortium (MHC) Folks: I’m writing with exciting news.  The MHC (formerly the PA Medical Humanities Consortium) has decided to combine efforts with the International Health Humanities Conference and other folks interested in creating a national Health…

Journal of Medicine and Philosophy Call for Papers: For four decades, The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy has been the flagship scholarly journal in bioethics and the philosophy of medicine. Its contributors and focus are international, addressing bioethical concerns across the world….

We appreciate your patience in bearing with us as we lay the groundwork for the upcoming 6th biennial conference for clinician-scholars in the social sciences and humanities. We are now pleased to announce that the conference will take place on the 18th…