2017 SMA Awards
New Millennium Book Award
Charles L. Briggs & Clara Mantini-Briggs
Tell Me Why My Children Died: Rabies, Indigenous Knowledge, and Communicative Justice (Duke 2016).
Metabolic Living: Food, Fat, and the Absorption of Illness in India (Duke 2016).
Eileen Basker Memorial Prize
AIDS and Masculinity in the African City: Privilege, Inequality, and Modern Manhood (California 2016).
SMA Dissertation Award
“The Developmental Ecology of the Infant Gut Microbiome.”
George Foster Practicing Medical Anthropology Award
Dr Emily Mendenhall (Georgetown University)
R. Rivers Undergraduate Student Paper Prize
“Timing Illness: Physician and Patient Perspectives on Movement Disorder Trajectories.”
Steven Polgar Professional Paper Prize
“Enveloped Lives: Practicing Health and Care in Lithuania” [MAQ 30(4): 582-598]
MASA (Medical Anthropology Students Association) Mentorship Award
Kimberly Theidon (Fletcher School at Tufts University)
Student Travel Awards