Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Jason A. Hannah Medal

The Jason A. Hannah Medal was established in 1976 by RSC with the generous assistance of Associated Medical Services Incorporated, through its Hannah Institute for the History of Medicine. The medal was established to honour the late President and Managing Director of AMS Inc., Dr. Jason A. Hannah, and to bring recognition to the work of Canadian research in the history of medicine.

Eligibility: The award is for a book published in the five years preceding its nomination. 

Note: There are two routes for nomination: (1) by a Fellow, and supported by two other nominators, or (2) by Institutional Members, supported by two other nominators, neither of whom needs to be a Fellow. Institutional Members may nominate a max. of one candidate for every Medal or Award being offered each year. f an institutional nomination is sought, please contact Institutional Strategic Awards at well in advance of the listed internal deadline.

The biennial competition (odd years) typically opens in mid-January and closes at the beginning of March with an internal deadline in the preceding December (deadlines will be reviewed and verified annually).

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Upcoming Deadlines

March 31, 2021March 31, 2021 Verified Date
February 01, 2021 Feb. 01, 2021 February 01, 2021 16:00:00 February 01, 2021 16:00:00 America/Vancouver Application Deadline: Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Jason A. Hannah Medal Recognizes an important publication in the history of medicine. .