Forthcoming Conferences

American Association for the History of Medicine. The 88th Annual Conference will be held at Yale University Thursday, April 29 - Sunday, May 3, 2015 in New Haven, CT. Organized by John H. Warner (Yale University, New Haven). More information about the upcoming conference to come. For more information, please vist the AAHM website.

Past Conferences

Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine. The 10thAnnual seminar was held the weekend of October 5-6, 2012 in New Haven, CT and it was jointly hosted by the Section in the History of Medicine and the Program in the History of Science and Medicine at Yale University. Organized by Kelly O’Donnell and Heidi Knoblauch (Yale University, New Haven). For more information, including previous years’ programs and abstact submission instructions, please visit

Globalizing the History of Colonial Medicine and Public Health: Adding Latin America and the Caribbean, Yale University, April 15-16, 2011. Organized by Mariola Espinosa (Yale University, New Haven).

Health Activism in the Twentieth Century: A History of Medicine symposium at Yale University, October 22-23, 2010. Organized by Naomi Rogers (Yale University), Mandisa Mbali (Yale University) and Esyllt Jones (University of Manitoba) PDF

1st Yale International SymposiumThe Global Crisis on Malaria:Lessons of the Past and Future Prospective, November 7-9, 2008. Organized by Frank Snowden (Yale University, New Haven) PDF

The Joint Atlantic Seminar in the History of Medicine, Yale University, September 26-27, 2008 more...

Making Sequences Matter: Collecting, Comparing, Computing, Yale University, June 20-21, 2008 PDF
Organized by Bruno J. Strasser (Yale University, New Haven) and Marianne Sommer (ETH, Zurich)

Living Properties: Making Knowledge and Controlling Ownership in the History of Biology, Berlin, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, May 29-31, 2008 PDF
Organized by Jean-Paul Gaudillière (INSERM, Paris), Daniel Kevles (Yale University, New Haven), Hans-Jörg Rheinberger (MPIWG, Berlin)