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.
|02.10.2020 - 04.10.2020||AGEM-ANNUAL CONFERENCE 33 - Radical Health. Doing Medicine, Health Care, and Anthropology of the Good||
Freie Universität Berlin
Past AGEM events
Selected other conferences and events
|13.07.2020 - 17.07.2020||SUMMER SCHOOL - Reproductive and Maternal Health. A Global Perspective||
|24.08.2020||SEMINAR - The political economy of health data. Infrastructures, flows and power||
University of Copenhagen
|03.09.2020 - 04.09.2020||CONFERENCE - Mobilising Methods in Medical Anthropology||
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
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.