Category Archives: General

2022 ISHP Research Fellowship

The ISHP will continue to support pharmaceutical history research proposals of international relevance and will welcome proposals in 2021. For details see: ISHP Research Fellowship

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2021 ISHP Newsletter

The recent issue of the newsletter is now available: Newsletter 2021

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George Urdang Medal 2021

The American Institute of the History of Pharmacy – AIHP – has opened the call for nominations for the George Urdang Medal. Throughout its long history, the George Urdang Medal has been awarded to the author of an outstanding scholarly publication in the field of pharmacy history. Over time, however, many have come to view […]

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ISHP Virtual Symposium April 23-24, 2021

To frame the meetings of ISHP committees on Friday, April 23, 2021, lectures are held by distinguished scientists, and a variety of presentations given by young researchers too. Click here for program details.

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29 national societies are now members of ISHP

The General Secretary of the ISHP, Dusanka Krajnovic, is delighted to inform you that the Belarus Society are now member of the ISHP, see Member Societies.

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Pharmaceutical Historian now online

ISHP announces the launch of the Pharmaceutical Historian an peer-reviewed, open access periodical, see more

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British Society celebrates 50th anniversary

The first weekend in April, the annual spring conference of the British Society for the History of Pharmacy (BSHP) was held in London to celebrate the societies 50th anniversary […]

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Pharmaceutical Historian – An International Journal for the History of Pharmacy

The ISHP Select Executive Committee has agreed to collaborate with the British Society for the History of Pharmacy (BSHP) in re-launching the British journal Pharmaceutical Historian as a joint international journal. The joint journal will keep its former title Pharmaceutical Historian. To indicate its internationality, the words “An International Journal for the History of Pharmacy” […]

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2017 ISHP Newsletter

The recent issue of the newsletter is now available: Newsletter 2017

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In Memoriam: Yngve Torud

ISHP regrets to announce the death of Yngve Torud, former president of the ISHP, passed away on 12th January 2017, at the age of 76. Born January 30, 1940, he studied pharmacy in Oslo (1965), was provisor at  Lillestrøm apotek and became technical director of the Norwegian Pharmacy Association – Norges Apotekerforening – from 1968. […]

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