The Canadian Society for the History of Medicine / La Société canadienne dhistoire de la medicine- Call for papers

The Canadian Society for the History of Medicine, joining with the Canadian Association for the History of Nursing, is issuing a call for papers for a joint conference at Carleton University, Ottawa, from May 29  May 31, 2009. The theme of the 2009 Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities will be: Capital Connections: nation, terroir, territoire.

Abstracts on other topics are also welcome.

Please submit your abstract and one-page c.v. for consideration by 30 November 2008 to:

Susanne Klausen

CSHM/ CAHN Programme Co- Chair with Meryn Stuart Department of History Carleton University 428 Paterson Hall 1125 Colonel By Drive Ottawa K1S 5B6 [email protected]

Abstracts must not exceed 350 words. Submissions by email are strongly encouraged. If submitting abstracts by mail, please send one original and 3 copies, typed single-spaced on one sheet of paper. The Committee will notify applicants of its decision by January 15, 2009.

N.B. If invited to present at the meeting, the author must undertake to provide a translation of the abstract for the bilingual program book.