“Social Lives of Poly-Pharmacy” Online Seminar, 17 June 2021

Social Lives of Poly-Pharmacy Online seminar, 17 June 2021, 14.00-16.35 (UK time), 15.00-17.35 (CET) Organized by the Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen Zoom: register here Polypharmacy, or the use of multiple medicines, is one of the most pressing challenges facing healthcare systems, professionals and patients alike. The phenomenon is driven by many factors, including … Read More

Statement of the Executive Board of the SMA on Effects of Israel’s Bombing on Palestinian Health and Health Infrastructures

Dear SMA members, The Executive Board of the Society for Medical Anthropology voted to adopt the statement that appears below. We believe that, as medical anthropologists, it is important for us to address how the recently-concluded Israeli bombing campaign targeted medical facilities and health professionals, thereby intensifying increasing the already deleterious health impacts of occupation, … Read More

Medical Anthropologist opening at Brain and Mind Institute, The Aga Khan University

Brain and Mind Institute Medical Anthropologist, Term Appointment (3 years, renewable) Entity Brain and Mind Institute Location Pakistan or Kenya Introduction Chartered in 1983, Aga Khan University (AKU, www.aku.edu ) is a private, autonomous and self-governing international university, with 13 teaching sites in 6 countries over three continents. An integral part of the Aga Khan … Read More