Welcome to the Association for Anthropology and Medicine (AGEM)
The AGEM is a non-profit association founded in 1970 with the aim of promoting cooperation between medicine, the related natural sciences and the historical, cultural and social sciences. The AGEM concentrates on three tasks: the publication of the journal Curare, the organization of scientific conferences and the collection and provision of literature and information.
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Selected other conferences and events
|12.09.2019 - 13.09.2019||CONFERENCE - Caring for Elderly and Dependent People: Promoting Gender Equality and Social Justice||
Rovira i Virgili University (Tarragona, Spain)
|12.09.2019 - 13.09.2019||CONFERENCE - Living Politics. Remembering HIV/AIDS Activism Tomorrow||
|19.09.2019 - 20.09.2019||WORKSHOP - Arts of Caring, Arts of Knowing. A workshop on Dementia and Knowledge Practices|
Curare. Journal of Medical Anthropology
The AGEM has been publishing the journal Curare since 1978. It is bilingual (German & English) and the articles are peer-reviewed. Until 2007 it had the subtitle Journal of Medical Anthropology and Transcultural Psychiatry, since 2008 the subtitle of Curare has been Journal of Medical Anthropology. There are currently 4 issues per year.