MHS Director Jonathan Metzl gives a lecture on racialization, mass shootings, and the stigma of mental illness at the Walls and Bridges Festival in New York. Watch Video.
The MA in the Social Foundations of Health emphasizes health disparities, interdisciplinary research, and critical perspectives on health and illness. The topically and methodologically broad curriculum draws on anthropology, history, psychology, sociology, ethics, policy studies, economics as well as Vanderbilt’s schools …
Awards will be given at the annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association in Chicago in November 2013. Read more.
MHS associate professor Derek Griffith gives an important talk titled, ’Masculinities and Men’s Health in the New Millennium’. The lecture is scheduled for Friday, 1-1:50pm September 27 2013 in Sarratt Cinema. Read more.
Elisabeth Rosenthal writes on the cost of healthcare in the US, specifically maternity care. Read more.