Skip to main content

Edinburgh Centre for Medical Anthropology: News



Leah Eades wins CAR 2019 Graduate Student Paper Award

“Negotiating Medicalisation: Exploring Dynamics of Medicalisation and Demedicalisation in English Abortion Activism" [04 Nov 2019]

Read More

We are hiring!

We are currently advertising a new lectureship in medical anthropology. [11 Sep 2019]

Read More

CfP: Testing Women, Testing the Fetus: 20th Anniversary Symposium

Keynote: Professor Rayna Rapp Host: Dr Lucy Lowe (University of Edinburgh) and Professor Khiara M. Bridges (UC Berkeley) [21 Aug 2019]

Read More


Kinship, Chronic Illness and Responsibility of Care Edinburgh Centre for Medical Anthropology, Social Anthropology, University of Edinburgh December 5, 2019 [17 Jun 2019]

Read More

EdCMA welcomes visiting academic Professor Suvi Salmenniemi

The Edinburgh Centre for Medical Anthropology is welcoming a visiting academic, Professor Suvi Salmenniemi, who will be here throughout February and March. [08 Feb 2019]

Read More

Lilian Kennedy, coordinator of "Dementia Buddies" in the BBC News

"A pioneering project to investigate dementia has been set up in Scotland. The "buddy scheme" pairs university researchers with people who are living with the disease so they can learn from each other" [15 Jan 2019]

Read More

white image