CAGH Business Meeting, AAA 2015

Session Title: CRITICAL ANTHROPOLOGY OF GLOBAL HEALTH STUDY GROUP OPEN BUSINESS MEETING
Session Type: Board Meeting
Scheduled Date: Saturday, November 21, 2015
Scheduled Time: 12:15 PM-1:30 PM
Place: 111 Colorado Convention Center

 

ALSO of interest CAGH sponsored:

HEALTH IN THE TIME OF “BELT TIGHTENING”: AN ANTHROPOLOGY OF AUSTERITY IN EUROPE AND AFRICA

Capital Ballroom 2 (Hyatt Regency)Thursday, November 19, 2015: 4:00 PM-5:45 PM

 

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2015 CAGH 2015 Business Meeting Proposed Agenda

 

  1. Review and revise agenda and annual report (see attached)
  2. Nominations for New Chair or Co-Chairs for 2016
  3. Virchow awards:
  4. Thanking Alexa Deitrich for exceptional job, volunteers for co-chair(s)?
  5. Volunteers for Virchow article review panels sign up
  6.     Approve continued monetary prize for student winners 2016?

 

  1. Updates from ongoing Public Outreach projects and plans for 2015-2016 (e-health, immigration, insurance, teaching global health)
  2. Public Policy Outreach on Austerity

–    Request for comments on statement and bibliography

–   Solicit contributions to edited volume

  1. Proposals for new TAS reviews, policy statements or other action groups

– Ebola

– Global Health at Gunpoint: Militarization and Occupation of African Life – The End of AIDS

– Refugees, Health and the EU

– black lives matter

  1. Volunteer to write COPP Anth Newsletter e-column on CAGH TAS

 

  1. Propose 2016 SMA – sponsored Invited Roundtable on Teaching Global Health

 

  1.  Volunteers to work with Amy Dao for Sub-Committee on E-CAGH (updating website and improving Word Press Site, developing social media presence and improving membership communication)
  2.  “CAGH in the News” feature members suggestions?
  3. Volunteer CAGH web assistance:

–  CAGH Webmaster: Amy Dao amylm.dao@gmail.com

–  SMA Webmaster: Sean Bruna-Lewis webmaster@medanthro.ne