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Edinburgh Centre for Medical Anthropology: Events


2016 / 2017

Date / Time Details Where
29 Jun 2017 2:00pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Screening of ‘Kusum’ and panel discussion on medical pluralism and global mental health
Speaker: Dr Sushrut Jadhav # UCL; Speaker: Dr Stella Chan # U of E
50 George Square - Screening Room G.04
15 Jun 2017 12:40pm - 2:00pm Lecture: MAYS Conference Guest Lecture
Speaker: Daniel Jordan Smith # Brown University
CMB, 6th Floor Staffroom
12 Jun 2017 2:00pm - 4:00pm Seminar: 'Barefoot Therapists: What can we learn from lay-providers of psychosocial interventions in low-resource settings
Speaker: Atif Rahman # University of Liverpool; Introduced by: Sumeet Jain # EdCMA; - Please choose: TBC # TBC
Seminar Room 2 - Chrystal Macmillan Building
11 May 2017 10:00am - 12:00pm Seminar: 'Anatomy Museum - the edit'
Speaker: Elizabeth Hallam # Oxford; Introduced by: Richard Baxstrom # U of E; Hosted by: Atelier Network # U 0f E; Hosted by: EdCMA # U of E
The Screening Room, 50 George Square
10 May 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm Conversations: Meet the Editor of the JRAI
Speaker: Elizabeth Hallam # Oxford; Hosted by: EdCMA # U of E
Staff Room, 6th Floor, CMB
10 May 2017 11:00am - 12:30pm Conversations: Meet the Author
Speaker: Elizabeth Hallam # Oxford; Hosted by: SoMA # EdCMA
The Anatomical Museum, Doorway 3, Teviot Place
10 May 2017 10:00am - 11:00am Conversations: Tour of Edinburgh Anatomical Museum
Hosted by: EdCMA / SoMA # U of E; Introduced by: Anatomy # U of E; Speaker: Elizabeth Hallam # Oxford
Anatomical Museum
3 May 2017 12:30pm - 2:00pm Social: EdCMA Lunch!
Hosted by: EdCMA # SSPS
Staff Room, 6th Floor, Chrystal MacMIllan Building
24 Apr 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm Lecture: Addressing the challenges of infectious diseases in the 21st century: anthropological contributions
Speaker: Vinh-Kim Nguyen # University of Montreal
The Project Room, 50 George Square
10 Mar 2017 3:00pm - 5:00pm Seminar: After the Next: Notes on a Political Form
Speaker: Carlo Caduff # King's College London
The Practice Suite, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15A George Square
9 Mar 2017 5:00pm - 7:00pm Social: EdCMA 1st Anniversary Celebration
Hosted by: EdCMA # TBC
Ground Floor, CMB
9 Mar 2017 3:30pm - 5:00pm Conversations: Meet the Author: Carlo Caduff's 'The Pandemic Perhaps'
Hosted by: SoMA # EdCMA
Practice Suite, CMB
7 Mar 2017 12:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Mental health and development in India: perspectives from an inter-disciplinary practitioner
Speaker: Dr Bhargavi Davar # Director, Bapu Trust
6th Floor Staff Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building
2 Mar 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Gender, mental health and disability rights in Asia.
Speaker: Bhargavi Davar # Director of Bapu Trust; Hosted by: CSAS # TBC; Hosted by: EdCMA # TBC
6th Floor Staff Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building
24 Feb 2017 8:45am - 3:00pm Seminar: SoMA (Students of Medical Anthropology) Work in Progress Student Seminar
Hosted by: SoMA # EdCMA
6th Floor Staff Room, CMB
12 Jan 2017 3:30pm - 5:00pm Conversations: SoMA Book Club - Fernandez (1990) A Simple Matter of Salt
Hosted by: SoMA # TBC
CMB 2.15
1 Dec 2016 3:30pm - 5:30pm Conversations: Discussion of Byron Good's 'Medicine Rationality and Experience'
6th Floor Staff Room, CMB
23 Nov 2016 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Dangerous Bodies - Containment and Everyday Resistance during the Ebola Outbreak in Sierra Leone
Speaker: Luisa Enria # University of Bath
Seminar rooms 1 & 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
7 Nov 2016 11:00am - 1:00pm Social: Medical Walking Tour of Edinburgh
Introduced by: Stefan Ecks # EdCMA
Starting at CMB
2 Nov 2016 3:30pm - 5:30pm Conversations: Book Club
Hosted by: Bridget Bradley # SoMA
Conference Room. 2.15 CMB
31 Oct 2016 3:30am - 5:00pm Seminar: STIS Seminar: Visualizing embryonic humanity: reflections on time-lapse monitoring technology
Speaker: Dr Alain Pottage # LSE
Staff Room, 6th Floor, CMB
20 Oct 2016 3:00pm - 5:00pm PG Student: Global mental health: critical perspectives from MSc work-based placements and dissertations
Introduced by: Dr Sumeet Jain # SSPS
6th floor Staff Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
7 Oct 2016 3:00pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Under the Influence: On the Ethics of Researching with Active Drug Users
Speaker: Lucy Pickering # University of Glasgow
Seminar Room 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15A George Square
6 Oct 2016 9:00am - 7 Oct 2016 5:00pm Workshop: Spaces of Evidence final seminar – Evidence and Organisations in Development
Hosted by: Ian Harper # EdCMA; Hosted by: james Smith # Centre for African Studies; Hosted by: Michelle Taylor # Centre for African Studies
Informatics Forum, University of Edinburgh
4 Oct 2016 6:30pm - 8:00pm Lecture: Social wellbeing: the global happiness epidemic
Speaker: Neil Thin # Social Anthropology
George Square Lecture Theatre, George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LH
12 Jan 2016 3:30pm - 5:00pm Conversations: SOMA Book Club: Fernandez, "A Simple Matter of Salt"
Hosted by: SOMA # EdCMA
CMB 2.15
Edinburgh Students