6-0230 EMERGENT TECHNOLOGIES, FUTURE PUBLICS
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Reviewed By: Society for Medical Anthropology
Sunday, November 24, 2013: 8:00 AM-11:45 AM

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This session would be of particular interest to:
Practicing and Applied Anthropologists, Teachers of Anthropology in Community Colleges, Students, Those involved in mentoring activities
Organizers:  Jennifer Jo Thompson (University of Georgia), Christine M Labuski (Virginia Tech) and Tanja Ahlin (University of Amsterdam)
Chairs:  Betsey B Brada (Princeton University) and Jennifer D Carlson (The University of Texas at Austin - Department of Anthropology)
Discussants:  Megan Crowley-Matoka (Northwestern University) and Lenore H Manderson (Monash University)
8:30 AM
Doctor-Patient Communication As Mediated By Digital Data Collection Tools: Can Technologies Enhance the Relationship?
Chiara Garattini (Intel - UK Health and Life Sciences Innovation Team) and Nancy Vuckovic (Intel - Health Strategy and Solutions)
8:45 AM
The Doctor-Patient Relationship in the Internet Age: Health Practitioners’ Perspective
Tanja Ahlin (University of Amsterdam) and Mark Nichter (Univ of Arizona)
9:00 AM
9:15 AM
Discussant
Megan Crowley-Matoka (Northwestern University)
9:30 AM
Discussion
9:45 AM
Break
10:00 AM
What Is the Risk Anyway?  Differential Discourse On Risk in First in Human Trials of Nanomedicine
Priya Satalkar (University of Basel), David M Shaw (University of Basel) and Bernice S Elger (University of Basel)
10:15 AM
Youth-Led Pharma-Experimentation in Makassar and Amsterdam
A.P. Hardon (University of Amsterdam)
10:30 AM
Navigating "Race" and "Risk": How American Young Adults Understand Genetic Testing Technology
Jennifer Jo Thompson (University of Georgia), Shannon Phillips (University of Georgia), Jake Moskowitz (University of Georgia) and Erin L Dolan (University of Georgia)
10:45 AM
The Publics of Contemporary African Cosmopolitics
Stacey A Langwick (Cornell University)
11:15 AM
Discussant
Lenore H Manderson (Monash University)
11:30 AM
Discussion