Category: Lab Update

  • Poster at AAA? Why not!

    Poster at AAA? Why not!

    I just returned from the Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association in Washington, D.C. and was not disappointed! Interesting keynote sessions, polished papers, and fantastic discussion at the poster, ahem, “gallery” sessions.  This was my first year not presenting a long paper format and I was not sure what to expect…. I loved it.  […]

  • Lab Meeting Schedule Fall 2017

    Lab Meeting Schedule Fall 2017

    Fall 2017 lab meetings will be held in AH320, Friday’s 2 – 3:00 PM. Week: Date Name Article/Update: Topic 1: Sep 29 Sean Discuss Lab Goals/Timelines 2: Oct 6 Peter Practice Defense Presentation 3: Oct 13 General Check-In General Check-In 4: Oct 20 No Meeting: C of C Talk  ———- 5: Oct 27 Matia / […]

  • 2016-2017 Year in Review

    2016-2017 Year in Review

    We had quite a year in the WWU Medical Anthropology Lab.  2016-2017 was busy with pilot projects, presentations, manuscript writing… and a NCAA DII Rowing Championship Gold Medal for Giselle Kiraly (website).   I started the year by attending Short Courses on Research Methods, University of Florida and National Science Foundation… and I absolutely recommend it. Busy […]

  • Lab Meeting Schedule Spring 2017

    Lab Meeting Schedule Spring 2017

    Spring 2017 lab meetings will be held in AH320 on Monday’s from 4-5pm. Week Date Presenter: Activity 1  March 28 No Lab Meeting 2  April 3 Discuss Schedules and Goals 3  April 10  Lab Check In 4  April 17 Matia: Thesis 5  April 24 Yomalli 6  May  1 Galen 7  May  8 Peter 8  May  15 No Lab: […]

  • Grad student awards, awards, and more awards

    Grad student awards, awards, and more awards

    Photo: (from left to right) Yomalli, Giselle, Bryn, Galen, a Sad Plant, Matia, Sean, Peter   This is a productive year for the WWU Medical Anthropology Lab, with students celebrating graduation, grants, and research projects in full swing.   Megan Stephenson (MA 2016) successfully defended her thesis, “Video education for nutritional management of type 2 […]