Nominations Needed for the Foster Award

The Society for Medical Anthropology announces that nominations for the George Foster Practicing Medical Anthropology Award are now being accepted. This award recognizes those who have made significant contributions to applying theory and methods in medical anthropology.

Nominations for the award should include: a letter of nomination, an additional supporting letter, a biographical statement by the nominee, and the candidate’s current CV.

Inquiries and nominations should be sent to Foster Award Committee Committee Chair Andrea Whittaker.

Deadline: April 15, 2019  (please note that all SMA award competition deadlines are earlier this year).

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