2024 Conference on Civil War Medicine

The Medical Response to America’s Bloodiest Day.

The 29th Conference on Civil War Medicine will take place from May 3 to May 5, 2024. Hosted by the National Museum of Civil War Medicine, it will be a weekend filled with exciting tours, programs, and experiences. Don’t miss your chance to sign up!

The Conference will begin on Friday, May 3 with an evening reception at the Museum featuring light refreshments. Saturday May 4 features a guided tour of Antietam National Battlefield with Scott Woodard, military historian at Command and General Staff School at US Army Command and General Staff College in Texas. Sunday May 5 begins with a lecture from Emilie Amt, author of the critically praised Black Antietam. The conference concludes with an exclusive walking tour of Downtown Frederick and a tour of the National Museum of Civil War Medicine.

Tickets cover admission to all programs and tours, refreshments on Friday, and lunch on Saturday. Contact Joanna Jennings at joanna.jennings@civilwarmed.org with any questions.

Note: there will be no bus provided for the Conference in an effort to keep ticket prices down.

May 3, 2024 4:00 PM


May 5, 2024 12:30 PM

Fees & Tickets

Museum Members

Event Venue


48 E Patrick St