W6 Reflection: Post Prompt
Category: W6 Reflection
Title: Start your title with the week number (“W6 Reflection: ”)
Choose an area/intersection of applied medical anthropology to investigate further such as Clinical Medical Anthropology, Public health, Epidemiology, Global health, Community health, etc. (e.g. “W6 Reflection: Public Health”).
Body: (300 words)
- Explain why you picked this intersection and how it applies to your personal interests or future career
- Imagine you are working for a provider in that area of healthcare who is NOT an anthropologist (doctor, epidemiologist, nurse, NGO worker, insurance company, hospital worker, etc). Explain how taking an anthropological viewpoint is useful in this particular area – use examples for the course materials and cite your outside sources in Chigago Style.
Comment: (200 words)
- Pick someone with the SAME or similar topic as you. Evaluate their reflection – are there additional ways medical anthropology can contribute to this intersection they overlooked? Give examples.