H-MedAnthro addresses the needs and concerns of medical anthropology graduate students, practicing anthropologists, scholars, and scholar activists who address issues of local, national and international health importance. This network and its accompanying web sites form the hub of an active research community and a storehouse for information supporting the endeavors of medical anthropologists and their colleagues in allied social science fields.

Recent Content

Seeking Hosts for the podcast New Books in Anthropology

New Books in Anthropology (http://newbooksnetwork.com/category/anthropology/) is currently seeking hosts interested in conducting interviews with authors of new books on anthropology. Hosting the channel is a good way to bring the work of anthropologists to the attention of large audiences. Interested parties should write Marshall Poe at marshallpoe@gmail.com.

Immediate job opening in opioid overdose prevention - Vermont

Greetings all,

The CDC has recently partnered with the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas program (a part of ONDCP) to create a new kind of public health - public safety partnership to respond to the opioid overdose epidemic. There is currently a job opening in Vermont for a full time Public Health Analyst - someone who will work with local communities, organizations, and agencies to better understand the epidemic and to advocate for (and even build!) effective strategies for overdose prevention.