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Hospitals of History

The purpose of this article type is to document the history of historic hospitals and clinics. Authors, institutions, and societies are invited to submit a high-quality image of their historic hospitals and/or clinics. Each submission should include one high-quality image/figure as a TIFF, EPS, or PDF file. In addition, a brief caption of no more than 200 words should be included. The caption/figure legend should identify the hospital, include the date or year that the building was inaugurated and, as space permits, explain its significance. Email your submissions to the Circulation Editorial Office at [email protected]


São João University Hospital Centre, Porto, Portugal

Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China

Variety Club Heart Hospital at the University of Minnesota

The University of Tokyo Hospital, Tokyo, Japan

Montreal Heart Institute, Canada

Maulana Azad Medical College (MAMC), India

Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA

St Bartholomew’s Hospital, London, United Kingdom

Kingston General Hospital (KGH) 1832 , Kingston, Ontario, Canada

King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College

Glasgow Royal Infirmary

Hôtel-Dieu de Montréal, Montréal, Québec, Canada

Hospital de Jesús Nazareno

The Cleveland Clinic

Hammersmith Hospital, London, United Kingdom

Xiangya Hospital, Xiangya School of Medicine, Changsha, China

The Royal Victoria Hospital Belfast, Northern Ireland

The Royal Victoria Hospital Montreal, Canada

The Johns Hopkins Hospital and Cardiovascular Medicine

Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia

Henri Mondor University Hospital

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA

Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, the Netherlands

Leiden University Medical Center

Vienna General Hospital and the “Narrenturm” – “Fool’s Tower”

The Second Affiliated Hospital Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, China

Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center

University Hospital “Policlinico Umberto I”

Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan

Instituto Nacional de Cardiología Ignacio Chávez – INCICh México City, México

Kuang- Tien General Hospital (Taichug, Taiwan)

Women's College Hospital, Toronto, Canada 

Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Scotland

Hartford Hospital 

Parkland Hospital,  Dallas, Texas  

University of Michigan

Instituto do Coração-INCOR (São Paulo, Brasil)

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia

Vassar Brothers Medical Center (Poughkeepsie, NY)

Minneapolis City Hospital 

Wroclaw Medical University

Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital

Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA

Hospital Santa Maria del Popolo, also known as “Hospital for the Incurables”, Naples, Italy

Uppsala University Hospital

Santa Creu-St Pau Hospital, Barcelona, Spain

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