Medical Anthropology from University of California, San Francisco offers a combination of excellence in critical medical anthropology; studies of science, technology, and modernity; and training in historically informed, pedagogically rigorous social theory.
Students at Medical Anthropology from University of California, San Francisco will:
- develop original, creative, and relevant scholarship that makes contributions across the medical and social science fields.
- learn about formation of subjectivities and the governance of populations around forms of life; how populations are constituted for care or violence; the structuring logic of markets in the provision of aid and health; and the constitution of truth through particular conceptualizations of life, ethics, and personhood.
Thematic areas include:
- Social inequality
- Differential access to care
- The biomedical economy
- Science and technology studies
- 36 months
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DisciplinesAnthropology Human Medicine Health Sciences View 14 other PhDs in Anthropology in United States
- To be eligible for admission, you must have at least a 3.0 (B) grade point average.
- Upon completion of the application and receipt of the non-refundable application fee ($120 for US citizens and permanent residents, and $140 for international applicants), or – alternatively – once your request for an application fee waiver has been approved (US citizens and permanent residents only), an admission file is established by the Graduate Division.
- All students are required to submit documentation of immunizations and complete a tuberculosis screening questionnaire.
International11442 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11442 USD per year during 36 months.
National11442 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11442 USD per year during 36 months.
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