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HEALTH AND HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE U.S.: VIOLATIONS, REPRESENTATIONS, AND ACTION
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Sponsored By: Society for Medical Anthropology and Society for the Anthropology of North America
Friday, November 18, 2016: 10:15 AM-12:00 PM

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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:  Sarah S Willen (University of Connecticut) and Bisan Adnan Salhi (Emory University)
Chairs:  Sarah S Willen (University of Connecticut)
Discussants:  Cesar E Abadia (University of Connecticut)
10:15 AM
Curator Perspectives on the CDC Sencer Museum Exhibition "Health Is a Human Right: Race and Place in America"
Louise Shaw (United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
10:30 AM
Health Equity and the Right to Health: Two Sides of the Same Coin?
Leandris C Liburd (United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
10:45 AM
“Health Is a Human Right” – at CDC?
Sarah S Willen (University of Connecticut)
11:00 AM
Teaching Health As a Human Right: Challenges and Opportunities
Peter J Brown (Emory University) and Bisan Adnan Salhi (Emory University)
11:15 AM
Citizens Count: Flint and Detroit, Documenting Water Rights As Human Rights
Nadia Gaber (University of California San Francisco)
11:30 AM
Discussant
Cesar E Abadia (University of Connecticut)
11:45 AM
Discussion