AIHP Multimedia


This page contains links to multimedia (videos, audio, podcasts, etc.) about the history of pharmacy and pharmaceuticals. The links below include AIHP-produced events and multimedia participated in by AIHP-affiliated speakers.

  • 2023 Kreminar: Accessing the History of Health, Pharmacy, and Medicines in Madison with Lucas Richert
  • 2023 Kreminar: What is the Soft Drug Problem?: Gatekeeping, Pharmacist Authority, and the Pharmaceutical Industry with Lucas Richert and Gabriel Lake Carter
  • AIHP Contested Cannabis Roundtable held on on December 8, 2021

A project of the Puerto Rican Society for the History of Pharmacy produced in conjunction with Caribe Films, this video (36 minutes and 52 seconds) recounts the history of pharmacy in San Juan, Puerto Rico, from 1512 through the twenty-first century. Thanks to the Puerto Rican Society for the History of Pharmacy for allowing AIHP to provide access to this documentary for the benefit of AIHP members and for all viewers interested in the history of pharmacy. Watch Below!

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AIHP Wants to Document Your COVID-19 Stories and Experiences

AIHP COVID-19 ProjectThe American Institute of the History of Pharmacy is documenting and preserving pharmacy stories and experiences during the COVID-19 global pandemic for the benefit of future historians and scholars. We seek to record the effects of this public health emergency on all types of pharmacy experiences. We invite you to share your pharmacy stories, photos, videos, artifacts, and other documentation of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.

You can participate in the AIHP COVID-19 Pandemic Pharmacy Historical Documentation Project either (1) by immediately sharing your thoughts/experiences and/or submitting digital materials or (2) by signifying your to intention to submit materials in the future. Please comply with all applicable local or state stay-at-home orders while self-documenting.

Please click the link below to learn more about participating in the AIHP COVID-19 Pandemic Pharmacy Historical Documentation Project.

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Access the Pharmacy in History JSTOR Archive
All past issues of Pharmacy in History have been digitized and are text-searchable at JSTOR.

Note: Academic libraries seeking subscriptions to History of Pharmacy and Pharmaceuticals should directly contact the University of Wisconsin Press.

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Calendar of Events

Upcoming events of interest to historians of pharmacy, pharmaceuticals, medicines, science, and related fields. (Event information current when posted. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, please double-check the status of all events):

May 28-31, 2024: Kremers Seminar in the History of Pharmacy webinars.
June 27-30, 2024: ADHS Biennial Conference, Buffalo, NY.
July 7-11, 2024: International Social Pharmacy Workshop, Banff, Canada.
September 4-7, 2024: 46th International Congress for the History of Pharmacy, Belgrade Serbia.
January 3-6, 2025: Annual Meeting of the American Historical Association, New York City, NY.

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