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.
Past AGEM events
Selected other conferences and events
|19.08.2021 - 21.08.2021||12TH MAYS MEETING - Medical Anthropology for All? Changing Anthropology in a Pandemic World||
Medical Anthropology Young Scholars, Warsaw
|31.08.2021 - 03.09.2021||CONFERENCE - Post-Pandemic Urbanism: Reconceptualizing the nexus between vacancy, occupancy and the right to housing||
University of Leuven & Université catholique de Louvain
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.