May 4 - BioSocial Network Meeting - Johns Hopkins


Please join us for our next meeting, Friday, May 4th, at Johns Hopkins. We will meet through the Health, Medicine, & Civil Unrest Conference, for which you may register here:

The Schedule on 5/4 will be

10-11:30 -- Keynote Speakers: Community Activism in Health Research (Iris Morales, former Young Lords Party leader, Joao Biehl, Princeton Anthropology Dept on activism leading to the Brazilian AIDS policy "miracle," and Nick Freudenberg, CUNY Public Health on community participatory research)

11:30-1 -- Democracy and Participation in Health Science (Susan Lindee, UPenn History on Cold War science and democracy, Rayna Rapp, NYU Anthropology on Disabilities rights activism, and Sigrid Schmalzer, UMass Amherst and organizer, Science for the People)

1-2 -- Lunch

2-4 -- Site visit to NSF Baltimore Ecosystems Project, led by J. Morgan Grove, Team Leader.4-

5:30 -- Working group meetings for BioSocial Network: Neuroscience of Poverty, Environment and its Limits, Biosocial teaching, training and practice