The 1918 influenza pandemic: Historical and biomedical reflections

Call for papers! International conference. Ypres (Belgium) on 7-8 February 2019. See how to submit an abstract.

La polio en la Argentina

Novedad editorial: “Del alcanfor a la vacuna Sabin. La polio en la Argentina.” Un libro de Daniela Testa.

HIV/AIDS, its stigma and history

Our science editors André Felipe Cândido da Silva and Marcos Cueto discuss the HIV prevention policy adopted in Brazil since December 2017: the pre-exposure prophylaxis.

Fellowships in the history of medicine for Brazilian researchers

The Consortium for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine offers fellowships for researchers interested in the rare books and manuscript collections of its member institutions in the U.S., Canada and UK. Deadline for applications: June 16, 2018.

La enfermería en Argentina: Continuidade y rupturas entre el pasado y el presente de la profesión

Universidad Nacional José C. Paz (UNPAZ), Buenos Aires, Argentina, 31 de mayo y 1 de junio. Consulte el programa de la jornada.

The III Luso-Brazilian Meeting on the History of Tropical Medicine + XXIII Brazilian Congress on the History of Medicine

The event will discuss the history of diseases, particularly those characterized as “tropical” or “neglected,” and the history of the institutions and health policies.

La historia de la malaria en América Latina

Una nueva actualización epidemiológica de la Organización Panamericana de la Salud (OPS), emitida el 30 de enero de 2018, indica un aumento en el número de casos de malaria en las Américas durante 2016 y 2017. Lea más sobre la malaria en HCSM.

Two calls for papers: philanthropy and homeopathy

HCSM recently announced two calls for papers to two different dossiers, one on the history of homeopathy in Latin America and the other on philanthropy an the state.

Convocatoria: La homeopatía en Latinoamérica, Portugal y España

HCSM convoca a todos los académicos que estudian las prácticas homeopáticas a enviar sus artículos para un dossier especial.

Philanthropy and the State: New paradigms

HCS-Manguinhos announces a call for papers for a special issue on Philanthropy.