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Edinburgh Centre for Medical Anthropology: SoMA: Students of Medical Anthropology


SoMA Members

Current SoMA representatives:

Leah Eades: Abortion pills in the UK and Ireland.

Pia Noel: Mental distress in post-disaster Nepal.

Ritti Soncco: Lyme disease in Scotland.

If you wish to join SoMA, or you're a current member who wishes to be listed on this page, please contact the reps

Current SoMA members:

Bridget Bradley: An ethnography of care and community among compulsive hair pullers in the United Kingdom (Trichotillomania).

Sandalia Genus: An Injection of Prevention: Examining the Development of a Malaria Vaccine in Tanzania.

Michael Heneise: Dreams and agency among the Angami Naga.

Lilian Kennedy: Finding and Remaking the Self in Dementia: an investigation of care in London.

Hannah Lesshafft: Healing Practices in Bahian Candomblé.

Roslyn Malcolm: "It just opens up their world": Autism, equine therapy and enacted intersubjectivities.

Hannah McInnes-Dean: Ethnography of Parenthood in Edinburgh.

Alice Nagle: Living Psalm 127: Gender, reproduction, and religious embodiment amongs conservative evangelical Christians in the American Bible Belt.

Ting Ting Shum: Practicing Public Health: Health Workers and Tuberculosis Control in Contemporary China.

Rebekah Thompson: Perceptions of disease amongst pig farmers, abattoir staff and pork butchers in Central Uganda.