Society for Medical Anthropology

A section of the American Anthropological Association

Special Interest Groups: CAMA

  • Clinically Applied Medical Anthropology

Clinically Applied Medical Anthropology (CAMA) is an interest group of the Society of Medical Anthropology (SMA) of the American Anthropological Association (AAA).

The purpose of CAMA is to provide a forum for the communication and interaction of persons interested in the application of medical anthropology to clinical issues in health, mental health and the social services. CAMA promotes research on issues related to clinical settings and clinical health care delivery.