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Reviewed By: Society for Medical Anthropology
Saturday, November 17, 2012: 10:15 AM-12:00 PM

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Chair:  Doug Henry (University of North Texas and University of North Texas)
10:30 AM
The Gendering of Chronic Condition Care
Margaret E Pollak (Univeristy of Wisconsin, Madison)
11:00 AM
Alternative Modes of Reasoning: Prophylactic Mastectomies, Gendered Selves, and the Biopolitics of Breast Cancer In the United States
Suepattra G May (Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute), Katharine A. S. Rendle (University of Michigan Ann Arbor and Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute) and Meghan C Halley (Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute)
11:15 AM
Let's Talk about Sex: Appropriation of Medical Knowledge In Turkish Women's Narratives of Vaginismus
Neslihan Sen (University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Illinois at Chicago)
11:30 AM
A Crisis of Care: Child Pesticide Poisoning and the Everyday In Cape Town
Alison Swartz (University of Cape Town and University of Cape Town)