Conferences

Future Conferences

  • 2014 Conference, Kingston University, London
    Nursing History: a work in progress
    , 9 July 2014
    For further details, please download the Call for Papers
  • 2014 Conference, Sydney, Australia
    Quarantine: History, Heritage, Place, 14-16 August 2014.
    For further details, please download the Call for Papers
  • 2015 Conference, Ulm, Germany
    The official Call for Papers for the EAHMH biennial conference in Ulm, Germany (2-5 Sept 2015) has been made. The subject is 'Cash and Care', and abstracts will be accepted until 30 Nov. 2014. For more information follow this link

Recent EAHMH Conferences

Risk and Disaster in Medicine and Health, Lisbon, Portugal, 2013

Thank you to everyone who attended the EAHMH conference in Lisbon. Pictures and information about the event will be uploaded soon.

 All smiles from the deck of our conference yacht; (from left to right), John Harley Warner (Yale), Arlene Keeling (Virginia), conference keynote Barbra Mann Wall (Penn) and Jonathan Reinarz (Birmingham; Secretary EAHMH).

Lisbon Conference host, Professor Laurinda Abreu, on yet another legendary EAHMH boat trip. Picture by J. Reinarz

The UK History of Nursing Colloquium, The History of Colonial and Post-Colonial Nursing, Oxford, UK, 4 July 2013. For further details please download the Call for Papers.

Therapy and Empowerment - Coercion and Punishment: Historical Perspectives on Work and Occupational Therapy, Oxford, 26-27 June 2013. For further details please download the Call for Papers

Past Conferences...

  • Body and Mind in the History of Medicine and Health, Utrecht 2011
    Thank you to everyone who attended the EAHMH conference in Utrecht. You can read more about the conference here. Pictures from the conference can be found here and pictures from the Boerhaave performance can be viewed here.
  • Risk and Disaster in Medicine and Health (Lisbon, Portugal)
  • Global Developments and Local Specificities in the History of Medicine and Health, (Heidelberg/Germany, 2009)
  • Environment, Health and History, (London/UK, 2007)
    Cultural History of Health and Beyond, (Paris/France, 2005)
  • Health Between the Private and the Public: Shifting Approaches, (Oslo/Norway, 2003)
  • Health and the Child: Care and Culture in History, (Geneva/Switzerland, 2001)
  • The Healthy Life: People, Perceptions, Politics (joint conference of the EAHMH and the International Network for the History of Public Health)
    (Almuñecar/Spain, 1999)
  • Coping with Medicine, Law and Human Rights - Historical Perspectives,(Castelvecchio/Italy, 1997)
  • Coping with Sickness: Perspectives on Health and Health Care, Past and Present,(San Feliu/Spain, 1995)
  • Coping with Sickness: Science, Culture, Professions, (Lunteren/Netherlands, 1993)