Posted on 14 September 2016
Medical History is a refereed journal devoted to all aspects of the history of medicine, health and related sciences, with the goal of broadening and deepening the understanding of the field, in the widest sense, by historical studies of the highest quality. It is associated with the European Association for the History of Medicine and Health, the Asian Society for the History of Medicine, and the World Health Organization's Global Health Histories initiative, and published by the Cambridge University Press.
The new website emphasises the importance of open-access content and a more user-friendly online experience. Medical History is committed to Open Access publication, in a manner which maximises the accessibility of articles while securing a sustainable future for the journal. The website provides a variety of download options, can link directly to your kindle, and offers easy citation solutions.
Medical History is edited by CGHH’s Prof. Sanjoy Bhattacharya, assisted by Dr. Alex Medcalf (Assistant Editor), Prof. Akihito Suzuki (Book Reviews Editor, Keio University, Japan), Dr. Aude Fauvel (Media Review Editor, Institut universitaire d’histoire de la médecine et de la santé publique, France) and Prof. Kayo Yasuda (Media Review Editor, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan). The membership of the Editorial Board reflects the commitment to the finest international standards in refereeing submitted papers and reviewing books.
The new website is online now- you can use it to read recent articles from special issue “Soul Catchers: The Material Culture of the Mind Sciences,” look through relevant CUP History blog entries, or learn more about how you can contribute to this journal.