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Advice for Traveling to Academic Conferences Under Travel Ban

There are two academic conference seasons in the United States where a majority of “international” academic conferences are hosted: mid-fall and late winter/early Spring. This year it can be remembered as: before and after the travel ban affecting nationals from seven majority-Muslim countries was announced. The American Anthropological Association, the Women’s Studies Association and the International Conference on Arabic and Islamic Studies had their conferences in the fall. The American Sociological Association, the Cultural Studies Association and the National Council for Black Studies are upcoming. (more…)

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CONFERENCES | ACTIONS | PETITIONS | TRAININGS CONFERENCES   3rd Annual Social Medicine Consortium Conference:  Sharing Strategies for Health Equity Dates:  Saturday, April 28, 2018 Location:  Navaho Nation, Churchrock, NM We will explore concepts of collective liberation, learn about local and … Continue reading


By Equal Health The course is designed for health profession students of all levels (including those studying medicine, nursing, midwifery, and public health), and links tropical medicine with social medicine teaching. The course will be taught in French. 2016 marked … Continue reading

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