Ethel Johns Plaque Mounted

A plaque honouring Ethel Johns as a National Historic Person of Canada was mounted on February 26, 2019, in Vancouver.  Located in Patient’s Park on the UBC campus, this plaque was first unveiled in 2015.  Johns was the first director of the UBC School of Nursing which is celebrating its centenary this year. For more

AMS Grants and Fellowships: Deadline May 2nd

AMS Healthcare: History of Medicine Grants and Fellowships In 2019-20 AMS Healthcare is offering three funding opportunities. A project grant, postdoctoral fellowship and doctoral completion award. The purpose of these funding opportunities is to promote scholarship, teaching and public interest in history of healthcare, disease and medicine. Deadline for applications is May 2, 2019. To learn more about these

CFA: International Conference on the History of Nursing

The Consociazione nazionale delle Associazioni infermiere/i (CNAI), working in Collaboration with the European Association for the History of Nursing (EAHN); The Meyer Hospital and Foundation Florence; The Ordine Provinciale delle professioni infermieristiche, Florence and Pistoia; and the University of Florence is pleased to announce the Florence 2020 Conference, an International Conference in the History of

Advance Practice History Research Scholar Award

New Bjoring Center Grant for Historical Research on Nurse Practitioners The Eleanor Crowder Bjoring Center for Nursing Historical Inquiry (ECBCNHI) is announcing the Advance Practice History Research Scholar Award. The goal of this research award is to disseminate scholarship regarding advance practice nursing to an international audience. By strengthening relationships and collaborations to increase access

2019 Call for Applications for CAHN-ACHN Scholarships and Awards

CAHN Margaret M. Allemang Scholarship/ ACHN la bourse Margaret M. Allemang The Canadian Association for the History of Nursing (CAHN-ACHN) invites applications for the Margaret M. Allemang Scholarship for graduate students (Masters or PhD level) studying in the field of nursing history. Preference will be given to candidates studying Canadian nursing history. Students must be

2018 CAHN-ACHN Scholarship and Award Winners

Congratulations! Two CAHN-ACHN Allemang Scholarship awards went to: Geneviève McCready, PhD Student, Nursing History Research Unit/ l’Unité de recherche sur l’histoire du nursing de l’université d’Ottawa, supervisor Dr. Marie-Claude Thifault, for the project: Soigner le corps social : savoirs des infirmières francophones soutenues par le Clergé catholique et oeuvrant dans les communautés du Canada (1934-1959). [The