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.

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Call for Papers - Southern Association for the History of Medicine and Science

Call for Papers: Southern Association for the History of Medicine and Science (SAHMS) Twentieth Annual Meeting, at Augusta University in Augusta, Georgia, February 15-17, 2018

Deadline for paper abstracts, panel submissions, and student travel grants is: October 15th, 2017. The Program Committee will notify you as to whether or not your paper is accepted no later than November 16th, 2017.

Seeking Hosts for the Podcast New Books in Medicine

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

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.

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