Category: W6 Reflection

Clinical Medical Anthropology

I picked clinical medical anthropology because as soon as I started reading and watching the videos I was intrigued. Honestly this week’s material made me think about what it would be like to incorporate medical anthropology into my career plans….

Cultural Psychology

As a psychology major, I am interested in how the mind works, how people think, and how that influences behavior and mental health. As an anthropology minor, I am interested in culture, history, and how the social world shapes our…

Public Health

I chose public health to reflect on because my future goal and aspiration is to become a pharmacist in some sort of health setting. I believe that public health is important for improving and providing healthy communities around the world….

Epidemiology

Epidemiology is the study of the distribution of disease in human populations as well as the factors that influence this distribution. I am extremely interested in disease prevention, and I hope one day to further the movement of the paradigm…

Community Health

Community health focus on a specific geographical areas rather than people with shared characteristics, where people might be of different races, work different jobs and practice different things culturally. I chose this category of community health because where I am…

Public Health

I picked this topic to discuss in my reflection today because this is what I plan on focusing my career on after I finish my undergrad here at Michigan State. I plan on applying to Public Health schools to get…

Epidemiology

I chose to investigate the intersection of epidemiology because I have always been interested in diseases and how they spread from person to person and also how they are treated. I also am debating the possibility of ¬†eventually continuing my…

Clinical Medical Anthropology

The area of medical anthropology that interested me was clinical medical anthropology. Working in a hospital setting with medical professionals but particularly working directly with the patients themselves is what is most interesting to me. Clinical medical anthropologist will use…

Clinical Medical Anthropology

I was particularly interested in the section of medical anthropology that was referred to as “clinical anthropology.” This intersection was described as anthropologists who work with medical professionals on ways to improve health care and management, and who mainly work…

Global Health

Global health is a broad intersection of applied medical anthropology. As far as a future career goes, I am undecided, with no firm area of interest. Currently, my plans are to join the Peace Corps after I graduate. I plan…