European Journal for the History of Medicine and Health

Associate Editor: Frank Huisman
Book Review Editor: Pascal Germann and Carolin Schmitz
The European Journal for the History of Medicine and Health (EHMH) is a double-blind peer-reviewed, international journal dedicated to all aspects of the history of medicine and health. EHMH welcomes submissions from all regions and covering all eras of the history of medicine and health including social history, cultural history, history of ideas, material studies, science and technology studies, microstudies, ethnological and environmental approaches. The journal publishes original articles, review articles, discussions, editorials, invited articles, book reviews, and regional or national focus articles on the history of medicine and health.

Starting in 2021, and serving as a continuation of Gesnerus: Swiss Journal for the History of Medicine and Science (1943-2020) (including Gesnerus Supplements), EHMH is cooperatively published with the European Association for the History of Medicine and Health and the Swiss Society for the History of Medicine and Sciences.

EHMH publishes special issues on selected topics as well as regular issues. Inviting complete manuscripts to be submitted online through Editorial Manager. To submit an article, please click here. Full colour images and figures are published free of charge.

Regular submission is in English only. The editors invite, however, preliminary submissions in any European language. After initial evaluation and review, article translation will be arranged by the Autor(s) and Editor(s), possibly followed by a second review. Articles published in the journal will be in English while the abstracts will be published in English as well as in the language of origin. The original version of the article in the language of origin may appear online.
Online submission: Articles for publication in the European Journal for the History of Medicine and Health can be submitted online through Editorial Manager. To submit an article, click here.

For more details on online submission, please visit our EM Support page.

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Editors:
Vincent Barras, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
Heiner Fangerau, Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany
Vasia Lekka, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Joanna Nieznanowska, Pomeranian Medical University, Szczecin, Poland
Hubert Steinke, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland

Book Review Editor
Pascal Germann, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Carolin Schmitz, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Editorial Board
Laurinda Abreu, University of Évora, Évora, Portugal
Christian Bonah, University of Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
Karel Černý, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
Maria Conforti, Sapienza Università di Roma, Rome, Italy
Elisabeth Dietrich-Daum, Universität Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
Philip van der Eijk, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Heini Hakosalo, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
Frank Huisman, UMC Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Mark Jackson, University of Exeter, Exeter, United Kingdom
Solveig Jülich, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
Emese Lafferton, Central European University, Vienna, Austria
Anne Lokke, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Kateřina Lišková, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Benoît Majerus, University of Luxembourg, Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg
Laurence Monnais, University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada
Javier Moscoso, CSIC, Madrid, Spain
Irina Sirotkina, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia
Svein Atle Skålevåg, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
Michael Stolberg, Universität Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany
Nancy Tomes, Stony Brook University, USA
Joris Vandendriessche, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium