Nominations for the Inaugural Leah M. Ashe Prize extended to July 15

By request, and in light of this inaugural year for the new Leah M. Ashe Prize for the Anthropology of Medically–Induced Harm, we are extending the nomination deadline to Friday, July 15, 2022, 11:59pm EST.   The Leah M. Ashe Prize for the Anthropology of Medically-Induced Harm is awarded for excellence in explorations of the … Read More

Remembering Dr. Paul Farmer, founder of global health organization Partners in Health

To our medical anthropology community, On behalf of the Society for Medical Anthropology, we write to express how deeply we are grieved by the sudden loss of Dr. Paul Farmer, a giant in our field who became a symbol for social and health justice across the globe. We send condolences to his family, wife Didi … Read More