Forthcoming Conferences

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Past Conferences


Cold War Indigeneity in Science and Medicine Workshop, Medical Historical Library, Yale University. 

September 3 – 4, 2015. 

Organized by Joanna Radin, History of Science and Medicine, History, and Anthropology, Yale, Ned Blackhawk, History, American Studies, and Yale Group on the Study of Native America, Yale, Ricardo Ventura Santos, Fiocruz and National Museum, Rio de Janiero, and Veronika Lipphardt, Max Plank Institute for the History of Science, Berlin. PDF

Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Biology, Yale University. 

The 50th anniversary (1965-2015) was held on March 27-28, 2015 in New Haven, CT and was jointly hosted by the Section int he history of Medicine, the Program in the History of Science and Medicine at Yale University  and the Frank Program in Science and the Humanities. Organized by Henry Cowles (Yale University, New Haven), William Summers (Yale University, new Haven), and Joanna Radin (Yale University, New Haven). 

American Association for the History of Medicine, Yale University.   

The 88th Annual Conference was held at Yale University Thursday, April 29 - Sunday, May 3, 2015 in New Haven, CT. Co-organized by John H. Warner (Yale University, New Haven) and the American Association for the History of Medicine.

Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Medicine, Yale University. 

The 10th Annual 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 abstract 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, 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 Symposium The 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 Organized by Bruno J. Strasser (Yale University, New Haven) and Marianne Sommer (ETH, Zurich) PDF 

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. Organized by Jean-Paul Gaudillière (INSERM, Paris), Daniel Kevles (Yale University, New Haven), Hans-Jörg Rheinberger (MPIWG, Berlin) PDF