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POST-CURE CARE: DISCOVERIES AT THE LIMITS OF BIOMEDICINE
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Reviewed By: Society for Medical Anthropology
Thursday, November 17, 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
Organizers:  Ellen Rubinstein (Rutgers University, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School) and Emily Hammad Mrig (University of Colorado, Denver)
Chairs:  Ellen Rubinstein (Rutgers University, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School)
Discussants:  Narelle Warren (Monash University)
10:15 AM
In Oncology, There’s Always Something More You Can Try: The Political Economy of Hope and the Paradox of Hospice Underutilization
Emily Hammad Mrig (University of Colorado, Denver) and Karen Lutfey (University of Colorado, Denver)
10:30 AM
Cutting to the Cure: Diabetes Surgery and the Transformation of Patient Experience
Heather A Howard-Bobiwash (Michigan State University), Anna Christina Martinez (Michigan State University), Hannah Feig (Michigan State University) and MaryKate K. Bodnar (Michigan State University)
10:45 AM
Disease, Disability, and Psychiatric Disorders in Japan
Ellen Rubinstein (Rutgers University, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School)
11:00 AM
Critical Disability, Cures, and Interdependence
Devva Kasnitz (City University of New York, School of Professional Studies)
11:30 AM
11:45 AM
Discussant
Narelle Warren (Monash University)