Gesnerus

The official journal of the Swiss Society of the History of Medicine and Sciences (SSHMS)

Gesnerus

The official journal of the Swiss Society of the History of Medicine and Sciences (SSHMS)

Current Issue

During the first three years after publication access to articles is limited. Only the summary of the articles and a list of books reviewed are accessible during this period. 

Gesnerus is published in printed form. Orders may be directed to the publishing house.

About the journal

The publication of Gesnerus is supported by the Swiss Academy of Sciences and the Guggenheim-Schnur-Foundation for the History of Medicine and Sciences.
Gesnerus publishes original articles, short communications and documents on different periods and aspects of the history of medicine and sciences and also focuses on theoretical and social aspects of this subject.
 

Guidelines for authors

Complete manuscripts are submitted to the editors. Original articles should preferably not exceed 12'000 words including bibliography and summary. The definitive text (accepted for publication) should be sent by e-mail or by post accompanied by a CD-ROM containing the article in original.

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Gesnerus is a print journal and can be ordered with the publisher. The journal is edited by the Swiss Society of the History of Medicine and Sciences (SSHMS).

Contact

The following contacts are at your service

Contacts

Publishing House
Schwabe AG
Steinentorstrasse 11
CH-4010 Basel
www.schwabeverlag.ch

Marketing
Dr. Corinne Susanek
Tel. +41 (0)61 278 98 32
Fax +41 (0)61 278 95 66
c.susanek@schwabe.ch

Delivery
Schwabe AG
Farnsburgerstrasse 8
CH-4132 Muttenz
Tel. +41 (0)61 467 85 75
Fax +41 (0)61 467 85 76
auslieferung@schwabe.ch

Articles

Manuscripts may be submitted to the following contacts:

Editors in Chief
Prof. Dr. Vincent Barras
Institut Universitaire d’Histoire de la Médecine et de la Santé Publique
CHUV, Bugnon 46
CH-1011 Lausanne
Tel. +41 21 314 70 51
Fax +41 21 314 70 55
 Vincent.Barras@chuv.ch

Prof. Dr. Hubert Steinke
Institut für Medizingeschichte
Bühlstrasse 26
CH-3012 Bern
Tel. +41 31 631 84 29
Fax +41 31 631 84 91
hubert.steinke@img.unibe.ch

 

Book reviews

Manuscripts may be submitted to the following contacts:

Lic. phil. Catherine Fussinger
Institut Universitaire d’Histoire de la Médecine et de la Santé Publique
CHUV, Bugnon 46
CH-1011 Lausanne
Tél. +41 21 314 70 57
Catherine.Fussinger@chuv.ch

Lic. phil. Stefan Hächler
Institut für Medizingeschichte
Bühlstrasse 26
CH-3012 Bern
Tel. +41 31 631 84 28
br.gesnerus@img.unibe.ch