Call for Papers: ‘Out of the Showcase’ – EAMHMS Conference 2016 (Groningen, 28 September – 1 October 2016)

The 18th European Association of Museums of the History of Medical Sciences biennial Congress will be held in Groningen (the Netherlands), 28 September – 1 October 2016, and is jointly hosted between the Universiteitsmuseum, University of Groningen and the University Medical Centre Groningen. The theme for the 2016 Congress is ‘Out of the Showcase’.

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In memoriam: Christa Habrich (1940-2013)

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On September 13th 2013, the shocking news about the sudden death (September 6th) of our very dear and appreciated friend, colleague and honorary President of the European Association of Museums of the History of Medical Sciences, Prof. Dr. Dr. Christa Habrich, reached us. Heading for the next Conference in London this year it might be good to stand still for a moment at this untimely and most regrettable incident. Continue reading