Category: W6 Reflection

Epidemiology

Epidemiology literally means the study of diseases. The definition of this field caught my attention because I wondered how such a broad thing could be simply defined and studied under one topic. My interests led me to take a course…

Clinical Medical Antrhopology

I picked Clinical Medical Anthropology because it represents the job field area that I am planning on working in the future, and it is a better way of treating people then is shown in everyday advertisement. This field helps to…

Global Health

For my blog post I selected global health in because it seemed most fitting for the class material. I could not exactly select one of the topics in terms of how it applies towards my future as I will not…

Public Health

I chose the area of Public Health because it is a field I am very interested in.  After my undergraduate studies, I plan to pursue a Masters in Public Health and a career in the public health sector.  According to…

Clinical Medical Anthropology

For this weeks blog I chose to investigate clinical medical anthropology. The reason why this interests me the most is because In the future I hope to become a doctor and this is the area of applied medical anthropology that…

Public Health

The area/intersection of applied medical anthropology I chose to further investigate is the area of public health. Public health is something I am interested in learning more about and further researching for many reasons. Foremost, after finishing undergraduate studies here…

Public Health

I chose to look into public health because it most closely relates to my future career. I wish to purse a career in medicine so public health is the main priority in my mind. Public health is “the science and…

Clinical Medical Anthropology

I picked this intersection of applied medical anthropology because this is the first anthropology class I have taken and I have found it very interesting. I was planning to look more into it and what a career in medical anthropology…

Community Health

The community health intersection applies to my future goals because my ultimate plan is to become a veterinarian.  By becoming a veterinarian I will be helping the animal community.  Although this may not be the community that most anthropologists would…

Epidemiology

This week I want to look at the intersection of applied anthropology with the field of epidemiology. I’ve acquired two specializations during my undergrad at Michigan State, one in Bio Ethics (BHS) and the other in Scientific Policy (STEPPS). A…