Call for Papers

Annette Finley-Croswhite's picture
Call for Papers
September 20, 2016
Tennessee, United States
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Maritime History / Studies, Military History

The Society for the History of Navy Medicine plans to join the conference planned for May 4-6, 2017 in Nashville, Tennessee sponsored by the American Association for the History of Medicine. See more on the SHNM website:

If you are a faculty member or graduate student working on the history of maritime or navy medicine, please consider offering a paper. 

Our Deadline for acceptance of abstracts is September 20, 2016 because we must then send them forward to the AAHM.  Please submit your abstract to the Society for the History of Navy Medicine and not the AAHM.  Your abstract will be forwarded to the AAHM from the SHNM.

Send abstracts to Dr. Annette Finley-Croswhite, Executive Director, Society for the History of Navy Medicine:

Abstract: Must be 350 words with your name, title and institution as the heading.  Please include 3 key-words that describe your paper and 3 learning outcomes of the paper (not reflected in the 350 count).  Also include a short 2-page vita.  

We offer a graduate student travel grant competition and the winner receives $750.

Remember, submit your abstract to by September 20, 2016.

For more on the AAHM conference see:

Contact Info: 

Annette Finley-Croswhite, Ph.D., Executive Director

Society for the History of Navy Medicine

Department of History

Old Dominion University

Norfolk, VA  23529-0091

Tel: 757-683-3949

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