Registraton Reminders: SMA/EASA Joint Conference, Tarragona Spain

Encounters and Engagements:

Creating New Agendas for Medical Anthropology

EASA Medical Anthropology Network/Society for Medical Anthropology/Universitat Rovira i Virgili

Joint International Conference, Tarragona, Spain

June 12-14th 2013


**This is a friendly reminder that the registration deadline for the joint EASA/SMA conference is quickly approaching:

Deadline for paper and poster abstract submission and registration- Friday, February 15th

Visit the conference website for registration and abstract submission:

**Arrive early to participate in additional events:

June 11th Workshops: There will be a full day of skills sharing and methods workshops for medical anthropologists.  A wide variety of topics will be covered including using video in research, GIS applications in spatial analysis, creating and broadcasting a radio show and much more… details will be posted soon on the conference website.

MAYS Student Conference: Students are encouraged to take part in the 4th annual MAYS (Medical Anthropology Young Scholars) conference on June 10-11th at the same venue. There is no fee to participate in this conference!

Deadline for abstract submission and registration- Friday, February 15th

For information about conference registration and submitting an abstract

 ***Travelling on a Budget? Take note of the following information:

SMA Student Travel Fellowships:  SMA is offering a number of travel grants for student SMA members who are (1) presenting papers or posters at EASA/SMA meeting, or (2) presenting at the MAYS meeting and attending the EASA/SMA meeting.

Application deadline: March 1st

For application requirements and other inquiries, contact:

 – Global Network Travel Awards: Wenner-Gren Foundation will fund a number of participants from developing contexts and/or parts of the world where a professional network or society of medical anthropologists has not yet formed or is only minimally developed.

Application deadline: March 1st

For application requirements and other inquiries,

EASA Student Travel Fellowships: Information coming soon

– Tarragona offers a number of accommodation and dining options at very reasonable price:

Residencia Universitaria Sant Jordi:

Casa Nostra, Residencia Familiar Tarragona:

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