Medical Anthropology Europe (MAE)

Future Event

Network Meeting

16 September 2024 15:00 CEST, Online
Zoom meeting link


Past Events

The MAE-MAT ECR Paper Prize 2022/2023 cycle is now open for submissions!

The Board of the Medical Anthropology Europe (MAE) and the Editorial Collective at Medicine Anthropology Theory (MAT) are excited to announce the second cycle of our MAE-MAT Early Career Researcher Paper Prize.

Through this award, we aim to recognise and promote the outstanding work of junior scholars in the field of medical anthropology. The winning paper will be published in MAT. The winner will be expected to serve on the jury for awarding the next cycle of the prize. We welcome submissions from early career scholars from all parts of the world. Co-authored papers are acceptable, but all authors must meet the eligibility criteria below.

Online Q&A session

MAT editors will host a virtual Q&A session about the MAE-MAT Prize and publication more generally at MAT during the Edinburgh Centre for Medical Anthropology Global Mental Health Conference ( The session will take place on 10 June 2022, from 9.00 AM to 10.00 AM (BST).

Please bring any questions you might have about the prize to the session. Please note that you do not need to attend or register for the conference in order to participate in this panel.

MAE-MAT Early Career Paper Awards

MAE-MAT Early Career Paper Awards

Please, see here for the video recording of the Meet the Editors events for the MAE-MAT ERC Paper Award that was run during the EdCMA conference in June

16th EASA Biennial Conference, New anthropological horizons in and beyond Europe
20-24 July 2020, Virtual Lisbon conference
Host institution: ISCTE-University Institute of Lisbon and ICS-Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon

The Medical Anthropology Europe Network had two successful panels during the EASA 2020
* Shifting Grounds: Emerging Medical Realities since the 1990s and into the Future (Panel 009)
Convenors: Natashe Lemos Dekker (Leiden University) and Hansjörg Dilger (Freie Universität Berlin)
* Moving Terrains in Care and Biomedicine: Affective Modes and Vulnerable Positions (Panel 182)
Convenors: Rikke Sand Andersen (University of Southern Denmark) and Bernhard Hadolt (University of Vienna)

Bodies in transition - power, knowledge and medical anthropology
EASA Medical Anthropology Network 2017 Network Meeting
5-7 July, Lisbon, Portugal
Local organization: Portuguese Anthropological Association (APA)

Held at the University of Lisbon, this conference was very successful with 243 participants, 37 panels, 177 paper presentations, 43 sessions and showed the broad variety and high-level quality of presented topics.

MAGic2015 conference: EASA RAI Anthropology and Global Health: interrogating theory, policy and practice
University of Sussex, UK, 9-11th September 2015

Annual meeting of the Network
Chair: Andrew Russell and Susanne Ådahl. Forty-one people attended this event at EASA2014 in Tallinn

Medical anthropology-themed panels at EASA2014 in Tallinn. The conference witnessed a range of these.

Encounters and Engagements: Creating New Agendas for Medical Anthropology
EASA Medical Anthropology Network / AAA Society for Medical Anthropology /
Universitat Rovira i Virgili Joint International Conference, Tarragona, Spain
June 12-15th 2013