Thursday, May 30, 2013

Summer School "Well-being at the margins: Seeking health in stratified landscapes of medicine and healing" - Invitation to attend public co-lectures

We would like to cordially invite you to attend the public co-lectures that will be part of the international summer school "Well-being at the margins: Seeking health in stratified landscapes of medicine and healing" at Freie Universität Berlin:

22 July 2013

9.30 am - Introduction by Hansjörg Dilger (Freie Universität Berlin) & Anita Hardon (University of Amsterdam)

10.00 am - "Engaging care, citizenship and sovereignty: dialectices of theory and ethnography" by Miriam Ticktin (New School for Social Research, New York) & Vinh-Kim Nguyen (Université de Montreal, Collège d'Etudes Mondiales, Paris, University of Amsterdam)

23 July 2013

9.00 am - "Somatic modes of attention: embodying inequality and structural violence" by Heide Castañeda (University of South Florida) & David Napier (University College London)

25 July 2013

9.00 am - "Syndemics, insecurity and access to health care in Zimbabwe and Nepal" by Lenore Manderson (Monash University) & Ian Harper (University of Edinburgh)

26 July 2013

9.00 am - "Ethical choices and challenges in the anthropology of health" by Sylvie Fainzang (Cermes3/Inserm, Paris) & Peter Redfield (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

Download poster here.

Thank you and warm regards on behalf of the organizing team,
Dominik Mattes

(Freie Universität Berlin)

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

4th Annual MAYS Meeting "Impediments and Catalysts" - Program now online!

The preliminary program for our upcoming annual meeting in Tarragona (10-11 June) is now online. Please download it here.

All abstracts of the meeting are available here.

Looking forward to a great event and to seeing you in a few weeks!

Friday, May 17, 2013

SMA/EASA/URV International Joint Conference - Registration for skills workshops and guided city tour open!

For those of you who will attend the joint conference after our 4th annual MAYS meeting: Please take a look and register for one of the the exciting skills workshops that will be offered during the conference:

On the same page you can register for a guided tour through the beautiful city of Tarragona!

We're looking forward to seeing you in a few weeks!