- To describe the field of medical anthropology;
- To examine the applied clinical strategies of medical anthropology;
- To analyze the relationship of culture with health care; and
- To discover how medical anthropology works within the field of medicine.
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I had an enjoyable time presenting and answering a few questions about my primary field of study -- Medical Anthropology. Interestingly, I highlighted much of my early fieldwork and volunteering experience at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, MI.. I actually volunteered for 4 straight years at Henry Ford Hospital (1984-1988) and thoroughly enjoyed every day that I had the chance to talk to health professionals and particularly all the patients!