September 25, 2015 The University of Western Medical Journal (UWOMJ) was established in 1930 to provide a forum for original articles based on research or clinical medicine of topic or historical interest. All issues have now been digitized,
September 17, 2015 UWOMJ Blog features history of medicine pieces by Lester Liao (Meds 2016) and Rob Bobotsis (Meds 2018) in the columns Learning from Hippocrates and The Osler Files. Both Liao and Bobotsis have presented their research at the History of Medicine Days conference in Calgary and at the History of Medicine Colloquium at Western. The UWOMJ Blog invites submissions from students, staff and faculty from across campus.
June 11, 2015 The 2015 Wiley-Silver prize for best first book in Civil War History has been awarded to Dr Shauna Devine's Learning from the Wounded: The Civil War and the Rise of American Medical Science (UNC Press, 2014).
May 20, 2015 Congratulations to Professor Shauna Devine, Research Fellow in the History of Medicine at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, for receiving the $50,000 Tom Watson Brown Book Award for 2015. Devine received the award for her book, Learning from the Wounded: The Civil War and the Rise of American Medical Science, published by the University of North Carolina Press in 2014. The prize is awarded by the Society of Civil War Historians.
April 28, 2015 Four Schulich Medical Students - Hannah MacKenzie, Daniel Stojanovic, Vanessa De Melo and Jessica Blom - are presenting history of medicine papers at the upcoming Western History Graduate Conference, May 1-2, 2015.
February 05, 2015 Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry students invited to present history of medicine research at upcoming History of Medicine Days conference, University of Calgary on March 6 and 7, 2015.