Members of the Society are entitled to the following benefits


  • Subscription to the journal Social History of Medicine with three issues per year

  • The Gazette with reports and information about professional events within as well as outside the Society

  • Reduced registration fees at SSHM conferences
    • Some bursaries are available for student members on request (up to 150 for travel within the UK and up to 250 for travel outside the UK). Please contact The Treasurer

  • 30 per cent reduction off the price of books published in the Society's Routledge series (Studies in the Social History of Medicine). Please click here to download a Routledge Order Form for Members of the Society as pdf-file

  • 30 per cent reduction off the price of any title published by the Taylor and Francis Group (including Routledge)

  • 25 per cent reduction off the price of titles published in Ashgate's series History of Medicine in Context. Please click here to download the list of Ashgate titles and an order form as pdf-file

  • The Society awards The Roy Porter Student Essay Prize of 500 every year to the best student essay submitted to a competition reserved for student members of the Society

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