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Invitation for a 2nd Extraordinary General Meeting of the EAMHMS (Barcelona, 21 September 2018)

To the members of the European Association of the History of Medical Sciences (EAMHMS):

Dear Member,

Last year, on 15 September 2017, a first Extraordinary General Meeting of our Association took place in Barcelona regarding the situation and future of EAMHMS. The plan was to discuss and vote upon on the proposed...Read More »

Call for Papers (EXTENDED): EAMHMS Congress ‘Beyond the Museum Walls. Medical Collections and Medical Museums in the 21st Century’; (Barcelona, September 19th – 22nd 2018; Deadline 28 February 2018)

Following the stimulating EAMHMS biennial conferences hosted in Edinburgh (2008), Copenhagen (2010), Berlin (2012), London (2014) and Groningen (2016), the 2018 Congress opens the door wide to all those interested in the material culture of medicine and cordially invites you to Barcelona. This will be the second time that Barcelona...Read More »

Report: 12th EAMHMS Workshop, 2015, in Wroclaw

A report by Willem. J. Mulder.

For the full report see the Newsletter 2015 (no.1)

The workshop took place in Wroclaw, Poland from 24 – 26 September 2015. The main theme was ‘Non-destructive DNA Techniques in Historical Materials.’ The Forensic Institute of the Medical University in Wroclaw organised this event in cooperation...Read More »