Society for Medical Anthropology

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

12:00 PM-1:45 PM


2-0015

2-0085
MEDICINE IS A BORDERLAND
Benjamin J. Chesluk, Benjamin J. Chesluk and Elizabeth K. Briody

2-0130
THE PRACTICE THAT CAN'T BE NAMED: A PUBLIC HEALTH POLICY ADVISORY ON FEMALE GENITAL SURGERIES IN AFRICA
Sara Johnsdotter, Fuambai Sia Ahmadu, Birgitta Essen and Sara Johnsdotter

2:00 PM-3:45 PM


2-0295
BORDER PATROL: TECHNOLOGIES OF MORAL BUREAUCRACY AND IMMOBILITY
Peter Locke and Elizabeth F. S. Roberts

2-0410

2:00 PM-5:45 PM


2-0445
SENSORY BODIES AND CULTURAL PERFORMANCES: RECONFIGURING ILLNESS/DISABILITY/HEALING AT THE INTERSECTION OF VISUAL AND MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY
Cheryl Mattingly, Nancy C Lutkehaus, Anita Kumar, Nancy C Lutkehaus, Jason Throop, Jennifer Cool and Mary Lawlor

2-0470
HEALTHCARE DECISION-MAKING AT THE BORDERS: NEGOTIATING KNOWLEDGE, ALTERNATIVES, AND EMOTION IN TIMES OF PERSONAL CRISIS
Amy B. Nichols-Belo, Gerard P Alolod, Michael D Adair-Kriz, Helen S Chapple and Mary K Anglin

4:00 PM-5:45 PM


2-0535
HEALTH TRAVELS: CUBAN HEALTH(CARE) ON THE ISLAND AND AROUND THE WORLD
Nancy J Burke, Ayesha Nibbe, Nancy J Burke, Ayesha Nibbe and Andrew Apter

8:00 PM-9:45 PM


2-0810
CONSTRUCTED BORDERS AND BARRIERS: UNPACKING "UNDOCUMENTED STATUS" AND "STRUCTURAL VULNERABILITY" IN LATINO HEALTH
Sarah B Horton, James Quesada, Julie S Armin, Sarah B Horton and Sandy Smith-Nonini

2-0885
HIV IN CONTEXT
Simanti Dasgupta

Thursday, November 15, 2012

8:00 AM-9:45 AM


3-0045
AGENTS OF BIOSOCIAL CHANGE: FRONTLINE HEALTH WORKERS
Kenneth C Maes, Michelle Dynes and James T Pfeiffer

3-0070
STRUCTURAL COMPETENCY: NEW MEDICINE FOR THE INSTITUTIONAL INEQUALITIES THAT MAKE US SICK
Helena B Hansen, Jonathan M Metzl, Helena B Hansen, Jonathan M Metzl and Michael Ralph

8:00 AM-10:00 AM

8:00 AM-11:45 AM


3-0205
OF NATIONAL BODIES, BORDERS, AND MEDICAL NATIONS: RETHINKING THE BODY POLITIC
Stephan Kloos, Stephan Kloos, Theresa MacPhail and Vincanne Adams

10:15 AM-12:00 PM


3-0310
DISCLOSURE: ON SECRETS AND TELLING
Carole H Browner, Lenore H Manderson, Carole H Browner and P. Sean Brotherton

12:15 PM-1:30 PM


3-0510

3-0515

1:45 PM-3:30 PM


3-0645
LANDSCAPES OF PRACTICE IN PSYCHIATRY:  THE ETHNOGRAPHY OF CONSTRAINT
Livia Velpry, Paul E Brodwin, Livia Velpry, Lorna A Rhodes and Anne M Lovell

3-0720
TRAUMA, DISPLACEMENT AND WELL-BEING AMONG RESETTLED REFUGEES
Allison B Taylor, Thomas Walton, Jean M Langford and Mariastella Pulvirenti

4:00 PM-5:45 PM


3-0875
ECOBIOPOLITICS TODAY II: ECOBIOPOLITICS OF HEALTH
Peter C Little, Peter C Little, Valerie A Olson and Merrill C Singer

3-0885
DIS/COUNTING EVIDENCE: THE POLITICS OF EXCLUSION IN GLOBAL HEALTH
Denielle A Elliott, Elsa L Fan, Denielle A Elliott and Michael Montoya

3-0915
UN/NATURAL OBJECTS: SEX, GENDER AND SEXUALITY ACROSS BORDERS
Kirk Fiereck, Kirk Fiereck and David Valentine

3-0970

3-1035

Friday, November 16, 2012

8:00 AM-9:45 AM


4-0035
CARE AS MOVEMENT
Peter A Lutz, Sarah K Pinto, Peter A Lutz and Peter Wynn Kirby

9:30 AM-11:30 AM


4-0280
MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY QUARTERLY BOARD MEETING
Andrea P Sankar, Mark R Luborsky and Wendy D Bartlo

10:15 AM-12:00 PM

12:15 PM-1:30 PM


4-0510
ALCOHOL, DRUGS & TOBACCO STUDY GROUP OPEN BUSINESS MEETING
Tazin Karim Daniels and Juliet M McMullin

1:45 PM-5:30 PM


4-0775
RED CROSS, RED CRESCENT, BLUE HELMETS: MEDICAL HUMANITARIANISM IN STATES OF EMERGENCY
Sharon Alane Abramowitz, Sharon Alane Abramowitz, Byron J Good, Mary-Jo Del Vecchio Good, Emily C Cohen and Mariella Pandolfi

6:15 PM-8:30 PM


4-1115
SOCIETY FOR MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY (SMA) BUSINESS MEETING
Douglas A Feldman, Douglas A Feldman and Douglas A Feldman

8:30 PM-10:00 PM

Saturday, November 17, 2012

8:00 AM-9:45 AM


5-0045
CROSSING FROM ABANDONMENT TO HOPE: TRANSFORMATIONS IN PRACTICES OF CARE
Rebecca Louise Carter, Jessica C Robbins-Ruszkowski, Eva-Marie Dubuisson and Julie Livingston

5-0165

5-0170

10:15 AM-12:00 PM


5-0335
DYING AND BEREAVEMENT: NEGOTIATING BORDERS AND CROSSINGS AT THE END-OF-LIFE
James W Green, Margaret Souza, Barbara A Koenig and Lesley A Sharp

5-0420
TECHNOLOGIES OF CARING IN MEDICAL SETTINGS
Ingrid Lagos, Rossio Motta, Rima Praspaliauskiene and Marianne De Laet

5-0435
EXTENDING THEORY, RUPTURING BOUNDARIES: HEALTH, MEDICINE AND REPRODUCTION BEYOND NORTH-SOUTH BINARIES
Daisy Deomampo, Nayantara Sheoran, Daisy Deomampo and Nayantara Sheoran

5-0470

5-0475
HEALTH POLICY, LAW, AND POLITICS
Elizabeth A Hallowell

12:15 PM-1:30 PM


5-0520
COUNCIL ON ANTHROPOLOGY AND REPRODUCTION OPEN BUSINESS MEETING
Claire L Wendland and Juliet M McMullin

5-0530
MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY STUDENT ASSOCIATION OPEN BUSINESS MEETING
Kathleen Ragsdale and Juliet M McMullin

1:45 PM-3:30 PM


5-0675
EMBODIED MORALS, DEMORALIZED MINDS: CROSSING CONTESTED BOUNDARIES
Jessica Marie Novak, Neely A Myers, Janis H Jenkins and Nancy Marie Scheper-Hughes

5-0685
ENGAGING WITH BIOMEDICINE FROM BEYOND ITS BORDERS
Jennifer Jo Thompson, Sonya E Pritzker, Jennifer Jo Thompson and Cheryl K Ritenbaugh

5-0695
DRUG AB/USE: BORDER CONSTRUCTIONS AND CROSSINGS IN THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF PSYCHOACTIVE SUBSTANCES
Tazin Karim Daniels, Gilbert Quintero, Lee Hoffer and Lee Hoffer

1:45 PM-5:30 PM


5-0835
HAVE MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGISTS BECOME THE HANDMAIDENS OF PUBLIC HEALTH?
Kirsten Bell, Darlene McNaughton and Simone Jane Dennis

5-0840
DISABILITY AND BIOETHICAL CURRICULUM: PLEASE MIND THE GAPS
Juliette L de Wolfe, Joseph M Kaufert, Lakshmi Fjord, Devva Kasnitz and Sara M Bergstresser

5:00 PM-10:00 PM

Sunday, November 18, 2012

8:00 AM-9:45 AM


6-0045
CROSSIING BORDERS WITH AN AMERICAN ECLECTIC:  PAPERS IN HONOR OF HOWARD STEIN
Tassie Katherine Hirschfeld, Tassie Katherine Hirschfeld, Howard F Stein and Michael A. Diamond

6-0060
PERMEABLE BORDERS: NEGOTIATING BOUNDARIES OF (IL)LICIT SUBSTANCE USE
Roland S Moore, Stacey A McKenna, Roland S Moore and Eugene A Raikhel

6-0155
BIRTH ACROSS BORDERS
Robbie E Davis-Floyd

10:15 AM-12:00 PM


6-0265
GLOBAL INFLUENCES ON HEALTH OF LATIN AMERICANS—AT HOME AND ABROAD
Roberta D Baer, Roberta D Baer and Jennifer S Hirsch

6-0290
ANTHROPOLOGY OF EXTREME ENVIRONMENTS: HUMAN DYNAMICS IN UNINHABITABLE PLACES
Joseph H Genz, Kristin M Kostick PhD and Lawrence A Palinkas

12:15 PM-2:00 PM


6-0405
DIFFICULT DIAGNOSES
Bharat J Venkat, Laurence Tessier and Lawrence Cohen

6-0465
DIFFICULT SEPARATIONS: DISENTANGLING HUMANS AND NON-HUMANS
Javier Lezaun, Javier Lezaun, Amy Hinterberger, Eben Kirksey and Linda F Hogle

6-0495
ANXIETIES AND VANTAGE POINTS: DRUG USE BETWEEN THE BOUNDARIES OF MORALIZED HEALTH DISCOURSES
Marco Borria, Marco Borria, Tazin Karim Daniels and Geoffrey P Hunt

6-0590