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Reviewed By: Society for Medical Anthropology
Thursday, November 15, 2012: 10:15 AM-12:00 PM

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This session would be of particular interest to:
Practicing and Applied Anthropologists, Students
Organizers:  Lenore H Manderson (University of the Witwatersrand) and Carole H Browner (University of California Los Angeles)
Chairs:  Carole H Browner (University of California Los Angeles)
Discussants:  P. Sean Brotherton (Yale University)
10:15 AM
Double Disclosure: A Phenomenological Approach to the Study of HIV Disclosure In Swaziland
Robin Root (Baruch College, City University of New York and Baruch College, CUNY)
10:30 AM
Sexual Health, Bio-Media and ‘strategic visibility’
Mark David McGregor Davis (Monash University)
10:45 AM
How Family Dynamics Can Shape Disclosure Patterns and Processes In Patients Newly Diagnosed with Huntington's Disease
Devin Flaherty (University of California, Los Angeles), Carole H Browner (University of California Los Angeles) and H. Mabel Preloran (University of California, Los Angeles)
11:00 AM
Secrets of the Body and the Politics of Telling
Lenore H Manderson (University of the Witwatersrand)
11:30 AM
The Ambivalence of Therapy, or Why Are Doctors Afraid of Being Patients?
Matthew J Wolf-Meyer (University of California, Santa Cruz)
11:45 AM
P. Sean Brotherton (Yale University)