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  • New Book By Jonathan Metzl – Dying of Whiteness: How the Politics of Racial Resentment Is Killing America’s Heartland

    Jonathan Metzl’s recent book may be also of interest for members of the Network:Dying of Whiteness: How the Politics of Racial Resentment Is Killing America’s Heartland.  New York: Basic Books https://www.basicbooks.com/titles/jonathan-m-metzl/dying-of-whiteness/9781549125812/

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  • Re-Imagining Global Health Through Social Medicine – new paper by members of the GSM network

    Adams, Vincanne; Behague, Dominique; Caduff, Carlo; Löwy, Ilana and Ortega, Francisco. (2019). “Re-Imagining Global Health Through Social Medicine.” Global Public Health. DOI: 10.1080/17441692.2019.1587639 https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/17441692.2019.1587639

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  • New England Journal of Medicine – Social Medicine Case Studies on Social Medicine

    Members of the Global Social Medicine Network are publishing a series of case studies in social medicine in the NEJM: see the New England Journal of Medicine –  Case Studies on Social Medicine    

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  • Indian Journal Seminar publishes on social medicne

    The February 2019 issue of Seminar focuses on social medicine – see http://www.india-seminar.com/semframe.html

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  • Social Medicine Consortium 2020 meeting

    The Social Medicine Consortium’s next annual gathering in 2020 will be in Mbarara, Uganda (likely somewhere between April – June).

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  • 24 Stills in Kolkata

    The photographs from Carlo Caduff’s ethnography of cancer hospitals in India are now on show in a photography exhibition at the Cancer Hospital in Kolkata:  

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  • Equal Health 2019 Summer Course: “Beyond the Biological Basis of Disease: The Social and Economic Causation of Illness” in Haiti.

    We are now accepting applications for the 2019 summer course, This three-week course, which will be held from July 7-27, 2019 in Haiti’s Central Plateau, is designed for health professional students of all levels. The course blends field visits, classroom-based presentations and discussions, group reflections, student presentations, films, and patient interaction. We create an innovative,… Read more »

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