The Society for the Social History of Medicine (SSHM) is pleased to announce that it will be holding its AGM on Saturday 15 September in the Brunei Gallery, London, at 14.00- 15.00 in room B202.

The AGM will be held during the joint European Association for the History of Medicine and Health /SSHM conference, “Environment, Health and History”, 12- 15 September 2007, which is to be held in the Centre for History in Public Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London. Details of the conference are available at:

Membership benefits of the Society include subscription to the journal Social History of Medicine, with three issues per year, and full online archive of Social History of Medicine; “The Gazette” which contains information about professional events, reduced registration fees at Society conferences, 30 per cent off titles in the Society’s Routledge series, 20 per cent discount on selected Oxford University Press books, 25 per cent off titles in Ashgate’s series “History of Medicine in Context”, as well as discounts on selected books from Manchester University Press. Bursaries are available for student members for travel and conferences.

Details of how to join the Society, and information about membership benefits are available at or from Dr Lutz Sauerteig, Centre for the History of Medicine and Disease, Durham University, Queen’s Campus, Wolfson Research Institute, University Boulevard, Stockton on Tees, TS17 6BH, UK Email: [email protected]