Medical Anthropology Network
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A steering group elected at the meeting in Vienna in 2004 prepared the establishment of the new network. The steering group comprised Els van Dongen (the Netherlands), Elisabeth Hsu (United Kingdom), Hansjoerg Dilger (Germany/United States) and Agita Luse (United Kingdom/Latvia). The steering group prepared for and conducted the business meeting and the elections held at the EASA Biennial Conference in Bristol 2006.
The committee serves a two year term. Committee members may be elected for a maximum of two consecutive terms.
The current committee was elected in Tallinn in 2014:
Pino Schirripa (Italy), Chair (1st term)
Susanne Adahl (Finland), Co-Vice Chair (1st term)
Piet van Eeuwijk (Switzerland), Co-Vice Chair (1st term)
Gabriele Alex (Germany) Representative for Teaching (2nd term)
Rene Gerrets (The Netherlands), Representative for Intersection and Cross-Disciplinarity (1st term)
Claire Beaudevin (France), Liaison officer (1st term)
Elizabeth Hsu (UK), Representative for publication of books and thematic issues (1st term)
Anita Hardon (The Netherlands), Representative for international relation and outlook on future activities (1st term)
Viola Hoerbst (Germany), Representative for medical anthropology and its social applications (1st term)
Tanja Ahlin (Slovenia/The Netherlands), IT officer (2nd term)
For information, contact Tanja Ahlin, tanja.ahlin(ATgmail.com
Our next event
MAGic2015 conference: EASA RAI Anthropology and Global Health: interrogating theory, policy and practice
University of Sussex, UK, 9-11th September 2015
Three scholarships available for young scholars participating in the MAGic conference
The EASA Medical Anthropology Network and the RAI Medical Anthropology Committee have organized the joint conference "Anthropology and Global Health: interrogating theory, policy and practice", which will be held at the University of Sussex on September 9-11 2015. The EASA and the MAN are providing three scholarships of 400 € each for young scholars to finance their travel and accommodation during the conference.
Eligible candidates are PhD students who are attending the conference with an accepted paper, are EASA members and are resident outside the UK. The selection will be based on the submitted abstract. To apply please send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org with your CV and a copy of your abstract by August 24, 2015. Your CV should state clearly whether you are a member of EASA.