CAHN/ACHN 2020 Conference/Colloque Annuel CFP

CAHN/ ACHN ANNUAL CONFERENCE; June 10-12, 2020  Ottawa, ON Hosted by the Nursing History Research Unit-Unité de recherche sur l’histoire du nursing (NHRU-URHN) CALL for ABSTRACTS “Care in Conflict: Healthcare under Tension” Call for Abstracts: Word | PDF The history of nursing is deeply marked by conflicts. Whether it is the struggle for professional identity,

AMS funds Student Travel Grants!

December 16, 2016 In the Fall of 2016, Associated Medical Services established a generous grant to fund student participation at future CAHN/ACHN conferences. This grant is intended to cover student travel and accommodation costs for the 2018 and 2020 CAHN/ACHN conferences. For many years, AMS support has enabled CAHN/ACHN to provide first-rate conferences through the funding

Remembering Canada’s Military Nurses

This Remembrance Day please take a moment to remember our male and female nurses in military service past and present. For more information on Canada’s military nursing history: Call to Duty: Canada’s Nursing Sisters from Library and Archives Canada Remembering Our Military Nurses from the College & Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta

Appel a candidatures/Call for candidates: Nursing History Research Unit Postdoctoral Award

UNITÉ DE RECHERCHE SUR L’HISTOIRE DES SOINS INFIRMIERS APPEL À CANDIDATURES BOURSE POSTDOCTORALE (English version follows) L’Unité de recherche sur l’histoire des soins infirmiers (URHSI) offre une bourse postdoctorale d’une année avec tous les avantages attribués aux stagiaires postdoctoraux de l’Université d’Ottawa. ( La ou le candidat choisi sera invité à participer à l’élaboration d’un

New Book: A cultural history of the nurse’s uniform

 A cultural history of the nurse’s uniform By Christina Bates This first and only in-depth analysis of the attire worn by the largest workforce in the health care system explores the role of the nurse’s uniform in creating nursing identity for over a hundred years. For ordering information and more information about the author: Cultural history of a nurse’s uniform

Scholarship opportunity: Nursing History Research Unit/ Bourse d’études de l’Unité de recherche sur l’histoire des soins infirmiers

The Nursing History Research Unit is offering an annual scholarship of $10,000 (maximum) for PhD, MScN, or MA students who want to undertake a thesis project using historical perspectives. MScN and MA students must be in the second year of their program to qualify. Applications must be submitted by 1 May of each year. The