The Society for Medical Anthropology recently awarded Professor Marcia Inhornwith their 2013 Graduate Student Mentor Award in recognition for her long standing commitment to graduate education, training, and guidance. The award is made in response to nominations and letters from former students. Full text of her award is available here. Congratulations Marcia!
Professor Inhorn is the William K. Lanman Jr. Professor of Anthropology and International Affairs and served as Chair of the Council on Middle East Studies(CMES) in the MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies (2008-11). As Past-President of the Society for Medical Anthropology (SMA) of the American Anthropological Association, Inhorn was the Program Chair of the SMA conference on “Medical Anthropology at the Intersections: Celebrating 50 Years of Interdisciplinarity,” (link) held at Yale September 24-27, 2009.