CFP: Southern Association for the History of Medicine and Science

March 5-7, 2020, Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans, LA, USA

The Southern Association for the History of Medicine and Science is a multidisciplinary organization for scholars, students, and practitioners with an interest in the history of medicine, science, and their allied fields.

SAHMS is seeking paper submissions from students (including undergraduate, graduate, medical, and health sciences professional students), professors, medical and legal professionals, and independent scholars with an academic interest in the history of science and/or medicine. Our conference meeting this year will be hosted by the Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans, LA.

Submissions are welcome from all fields related to the historical understanding of any aspect of science, medicine, nursing, health care, and the medical and health science professions, as well as closely related topics. Papers or panels addressing issues related to science, medicine, race, disabilities, sustainability, environment, technology, and gender studies, are also welcome. Submissions do not have to be Southern in focus. Deadline for submissions is 11:59PM (EST) on November 1, 2019.

For information about the conference, student travel grants,and submission guidelines, contact SAHMS President Jennifer Rogers ( or Please visit our website here.

Call for papers

Deadline: November 1, 2019

Posted: October 02, 2019