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Joint Box Lunch Mentoring Event

Posted on June 21st, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments »

See link below at June SMA Second Opinion Newsletter for details about the SMA/SPA Joint Box Lunch Mentoring Event to be held at the Washington DC, AAA meetings in November.

http://mailchi.mp/333812d81571/second-opinion-newsletter-of-the-society-for-medical-anthropology

New SMA SIGs

Posted on June 16th, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments »

There are 2 new SMA SIGs:

ARHE: Anthropological Responses to Health Emergencies

RUSH: Research on US Health and Healthcare

Go to SMA’s website below to learn about SMA SIGs

Special Interest Groups

SMA Letter to President re ACA Feb 16 2017

Posted on March 3rd, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments »

SMA Letter to President re ACA Feb 16 2017

 

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on January 27th, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Please share awareness messages about cervical cancer through your social media channels this month. Cervical Cancer Free SC has been sharing information all month, so go ahead and add them to your twitter feed. @CervixCaFreeSC https://twitter.com/cervixcafreesc

Spring 2017 HCC Cancer Control Journal Club

Posted on December 14th, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The HCC Cancer Control Journal Club schedule is set. Thank you to all the Fall 2016 Journal Club presenters. Stay tuned for updates on articles to be discussed. The Spring 2017 HCC Cancer Control Journal Club schedule is listed below. Journal Club meets in HCC ATT Conference Room at noon.

Jan. 12: Dr. Hong Li – Cluster Randomized Controlled Trials (Biostats Primer)

Feb 2: Dr. Brandon Welch – CEBP Article

Mar. 2: Dr. Betsy Hill – Complex sample survey data (Biostats Primer)

Apr. 6: Dr. Erin McClure – Article TBD

May 4: Dr. Jennifer Dahne – Article TBD

Arizonafication of America

Posted on November 11th, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments »

With the impending change in immigration policies and enforcement promised to come with the new Presidential transition team on immigration, my article in 2013 Human Organization explains how media coverage is manipulated to serve business interests on this hot button issue.

Luque, J; Bowers, A; Kabore, A; Stewart, R. (2013) Who Will Pick Georgia’s Vidalia Onions? A Text-Driven Content Analysis of Newspaper Coverage on Georgia’s 2011 Immigration Law. Human Organization, 72(1):31-43.
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SMA-SPA Speed Mentoring Reception at AAA Update

Posted on November 8th, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Second Opinion November 2016 Newsletter

http://www.medanthro.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/Second-Opinion_Nov2016.pdf

 

SMA-SPA Speed-Mentoring Reception at AAA

Posted on July 11th, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments »

MEDICAL & PSYCHOLOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGY MENTORING!

SMA-SPA Speed-Mentoring Reception at AAA

 

Safe World for Women Highlights Salud es Vida

Posted on May 24th, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The e-zine, Safe World for Women highlighted the work we did with the Salud es Vida cervical cancer education program in Georgia. If you haven’t checked out the outcomes article in Journal of Cancer Education, please click on the Publications tab.

http://www.asafeworldforwomen.org/

 

SMA Second Opinion Newsletter

Posted on March 21st, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Check out the March 2016 issue of the SMA newsletter Second Opinion. I put together a photoessay titled, “Cervical Cancer Screening in Peru’s Cusco Region.”

Second Opinion

Some mountain in Peru

Some mountain in Peru