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.

AGEM-Tagungen

Datum Veranstaltung Ort
02.10.2020 - 04.10.2020 AGEM-ANNUAL CONFERENCE 33 - Radical Health. Doing Medicine, Health Care, and Anthropology of the Good Freie Universität Berlin
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Past AGEM events

Selected other conferences and events

Datum Veranstaltung Ort
18.04.2020 SYMPOSIUM - Humanitäre Hilfe & Entwicklungszusammenarbeit Hansa Haus (KKV Hansa München)
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27.04.2020 - 29.04.2020 CONFERENCE - Ethnopharmacology 2020 Capsis Hotel Thessaloniki
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14.05.2020 - 17.05.2020 CONFERENCE - Transfigurations of Uncertainty in Health and Medicine University of Vienna
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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.