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Clystere n°28 - mars 2014

Chers collègues, Clystère numéro 28 est paru, téléchargeable sur www.clystere.com pensez à actualiser vos favoris et votre navigateur ! pour ceux qui ne voient pas le n° 28, tapez cette adresse : http://clystere.pagesperso-orange.fr/ Au sommaire : Numéro spécial (139 pages) : Augustin Cabanès (1862-1928) : Clinicien de l’histoire ou vulgaire anecdotier ? (Dr Jean-François Hutin) Bonne lecture, faites connaître Clystère. Bien amicalement Dr Jean-Pierre Martin service de gériatrie centre hospitalier Jean Leclaire 24200 Sarlat-la-Canéda France ---------------------------------------------------------- Clystère : E-revue histoire des objets et instruments médicaux anciens, histoire de la santé : www.clystere.com -----------------------------------------------------------

Sigerist Prize

The Swiss Society for the History of Medicine and Science invites applications for the Henry-E.-Sigerist-Prize for the promotion of young scholars in the history of medicine and science. Deadline for application: March 31st 2014 The prize was founded in 1967 by Mr. and Mss. Guggenheim-Schnurr from Basel in order to award outstanding young scholars in the field of history of medicine and science. Applicants should submit studies completed within the last two years, i.e. - articles published in journals - dissertations - printed books - works of another kind which have been selected by the jury or proposed to it. The texts must be written either in German, French, Italian or English and related to Switzerland by content, authorship, institution or topic. Work which has previously been awarded a prize is not eligible. Authors should not be older than 36 years of age. Dissertations and books have to be accompanied by a summary of no more than five pages

: Yale History of Medicine Job: Field now includes Europe and North America

History of Medicine.  Yale University is expanding the scope of its search for a tenure-track Assistant or junior Associate Professor in the history of medicine, to begin July 1, 2014.  Field, region, and period are open to include scholars working on Europe or North America.  Duties will include teaching in the Program in the History of Science and Medicine (Department of History) and in the History of Medicine at the School of Medicine.  The search committee will consider applications as they are received on a rolling basis up to April 1, 2013.  Yale University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and actively encourages applications from minority and women scholars.  Ph.D. preferred by the time of appointment.  Applicants should provide a CV, a statement about their work and professional plans, and a sample of their scholarly writing such as a dissertation or book chapter or article, to be followed by a graduate transcript and three letters of recommendation   .

NYAM History of Medicine Fellowships Deadline Approaching

The Center for the History of Medicine and Public Health at the New York Academy of Medicine is accepting applications for the Paul Klemperer Fellowship in the History of Medicine and the Audrey and William H. Helfand Fellowship in the History of Medicine and Public Health for the 2014-2015 cycle.  Fellows receive $5000 for a month of work in residence at the NYAM library any time between June 1, 2014 and May 31, 2015.  The deadline for receipt of applications is Tuesday, March 4, 2014 (with letters of recommendation due by Friday, March 7, 2014) .  This year, we have a unified application process for the fellowships.  Applicants do not have to specify which fellowship interests them, but they are eligible to receive only one of the research fellowships. More information and application forms for the Helfand fellowship may be found here: http://www.nyam.org/grants/helfand.html More information and application forms for the Klemperer fellowship may be found here: http://ww

Metascience new issue 23.1

We are pleased to announce the publication of issue 23.1 of Metascience. Editors: Stathis Psillos & Theodore Arabatzis http://link.springer.com/journal/11016/23/1/page/1/ In this issue: Book Symposium Episteme, demonstration, and explanation: A fresh look at Aristotle’s Posterior Analytics Symposiasts: Gregory Salmieri, David Bronstein, David Charles, James G. Lennox Essay Reviews Kuhn’s philosophical conception of science as evolutionary, social, and epistemological K. Brad Wray: Kuhn’s evolutionary social epistemology Thomas Nickles Revisiting Structure Vasso Kindi and Theodore Arabatzis (eds): Kuhn’s The structure of scientific revolutions revisited Howard Sankey The questionable inventions of the clever Dr. Einstein József Illy: The practical Einstein: Experiments, patents, inventions Alberto A. Martínez Kant’s natural-scientific output Eric Watkins (ed.): Immanuel Kant. Natural science Marius Stan Beyond and behind Hilbert s