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Call For Abstracts: Continuity and Change in the Study of Medical Decision-Making
SfAA Annual Meeting 2015
Over the last three decades, research in anthropology and related fields of social and behavioral science have been instrumental in furthering our understanding of medical decision-making. Moreover, they have proposed changes in the processes of medical decision-making in order to directly engage the patient in making…Continue
Posted by Meghan Halley on October 7, 2014 at 1:48pm
ABSTRACTS NEEDED! As you all may know, Francis Fox Piven is receiving the Malinowski Award in Pittsburgh. Her career as an applied social scientist has been remarkably successful in addressing national policy issues regarding welfare rights, voting rights, and the Occupy Movement. It would be great to sponsor a panel or two reflecting current day work that our members are doing in these topical areas. If you are working on poverty issues, access to the ballot, or anything related to the…Continue
Posted by Merrill Eisenberg on September 27, 2014 at 1:57pm
I am in development with an expedition that has recently won the "Spirit Of Adventure Award" from the Captain Scott Society. Unfortunately due to funding constraints, it is not a paid internship but a great opportunity to work on an Award winning expedition and alongside great professionals crossing three different industries (Archaeology, Documentary and Adventure/ Exploration). The project has also been shortlisted by the SES (Scientific Exploration Society), shortlisted by the…Continue
Annual Meeting Program Chair
The Society will convene the 76th Annual Meeting at a site in the northwest (Vancouver, Seattle, and Portland are under consideration), in late March of 2016. The Officers and Board of Directors plan to review nominations and select a Program Chair by March of 2015.
With Board approval, the Program Chair develops the theme for the Program and selects the members of the…Continue
Posted by Melissa Cope on September 4, 2014 at 10:47am
What are you doing to preserve and archive your applied work for future generations? So of us who have or who are at that point in life and career when we want to "shorten up" face this problem. This is especially true for those of us who do not have an academic home or base for our work product and have not producer the usual recorded of academic publications, yet have made contributions to the development and application of anthropological science and theory to real problems
Please share with your students: HALPERIN MEMORIAL FUNDCALL FOR APPLICATIONS 2015 The Halperin Memorial Fund Committee is pleased to announce that the 2015 awardrepresents an increase over previous…Continue
Started by Nicole Peterson in SfAA Student Forum on Monday.
Started by Meghan Halley in SfAA 2015 Annual Meeting Discussions Oct 15.
Call For Abstracts: Continuity and Change in the Study of Medical Decision-MakingSfAA Annual Meeting 2015 Session Abstract:Over the last three decades, research in anthropology and related fields of…Continue
Started by Meghan Halley in SfAA 2015 Annual Meeting Discussions Oct 7.
Sorry for cross posting this - I wasn't sure where to put it:ABSTRACTS NEEDED! As you all may know, Francis Fox Piven is receiving the Malinowski Award in Pittsburgh. Her career as an applied…Continue
Started by Merrill Eisenberg in SfAA 2015 Annual Meeting Discussions Sep 27.