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. (http://www.etudesup.uottawa.ca/Default.aspx?tabid=2274) 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

2012 CAHN/ACHN Conference Program

The 2012 Annual CAHN/ACHN Conference, to be held in Medicine Hat, Alberta June 15-17, marks the 25th anniversary of our association. Founded in 1987, CAHN/ACHN has an ongoing commitment to stimulate and promote historical scholarship of nursing and health. We are pleased to invite you to this conference. The conference theme is: Places and People’s