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Edinburgh Centre for Medical Anthropology: News


NEW Intercalated Degree in the Anthropology and Sociology of Medicine starts September 2018

EdCMA (Social Anthropology) and Science, Technology and Innovation Studies launch a new degree in Anthropology and Sociology of Medicine.

picAnthropology and
Sociology of Medicine

Are you interested in the social and cultural
dimensions of medicine and healthcare?

Would you like to understand more about how disease and illness, health and healing are
understood and responded to in different
social and cultural contexts?

This degree will introduce you to anthropological and sociological approaches, theories and insights relevant to medicine and healthcare.

Through a combination of taught courses and
a research dissertation you will gain substantive knowledge of anthropological and
sociological studies of medicine, health and
illness, and explore how this work can enhance medical practice, research and policy.

Please contact us for more information:


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