Category Archives: Medical Anthropology

Register now GHSM Annual Lecture October 17th Professor Emily Martin “Objectivity and Trained Judgment: Toward an ethnography of experimental psychology”

The Department of Global Health & Social Medicine at King’s College London is proud to host Professor Emily Martin for a public lecture on Monday 17th October at 18:30 in the Auditorium, Ground Floor, Franklin Wilkins Building, Stamford Street London. Register for … Continue reading

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Culture Medicine and Power Conversation November 3rd with Ayo Wahlberg: “Good Quality: The Routinization of Sperm Banking in China”

We are delighted to announce a Culture Medicine and Power Conversation coming up with Ayo Wahlberg on Tuesday, November 3rd at 4pm. We are meeting in room 3.1.1, East Wing, King’s Building. Ayo Wahlberg is Associate Professor of Anthropology at the University of Copenhagen. … Continue reading

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New article out by Dr Orkideh Behrouzan “Negotiating health and life: Syrian refugees and the politics of access in Lebanon”

Negotiating health and life: Syrian refugees and the politics of access in Lebanon, is the new policy-oriented article that Dr Orkideh Behrouzan has co-authored with Sarah E. Parkinson (University of Minnesota) in Social Science and Medicine.  Based on ethnographic evidence from … Continue reading

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Seminar with Mie Sest Daam October 19th “When pigs model patients: Balancing standardization and individualization in translational neonatology research”

Mie Sest Daam, PhD student in Medical Anthropology at the University of Copenhagen and visiting scholar at SSHM,  will give informal talk on her work in the field of translational neonatology research on Monday, 19 October, 3-4.30pm, to be held in the East … Continue reading

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