ROSEN, Danielle (Columbia U) Chronic Undernutrition in Guatemala’s Children: Why Nutritional Interventions Come Up Thin Download PowerPoint
SHETLER, Anya email@example.com (Boston U) A Complicated Delivery: How Prenatal Care in Guatemala Illustrates Disparities in Utilization of Health Services
Anya Shetler is currently pursuing her BA in Anthropology at Boston University. She is interested in medical anthropology and the ways that social science can contribute to public health programs. After visiting Honduras when she was 14 she fell in love with Spanish language, Latin dancing, and Central America, which recently led her to being a lucky participant in the NAPA-OT Field School in Antigua, Guatemala. Anya is passionate about traveling and intends to pursue her MPH with an international focus.
GUREVITCH, Jacqueline firstname.lastname@example.org (U Chicago) Ethnicity and Mental Health in Guatemala: A Comparative Study of Perceptions and Causes of Mental Illness Download PowerPoint
Interests in Anthropology: mental health, medical technologies, Internet anthropology
DEPRIMO, Adam (Senior, completing BA in Anthropology, U S FL-St. Petersburg) Perceptions of Disability: Understanding Occupation and Ability in Antigua and Rural Highland Guatemala Download PowerPoint
DISCUSSANTS: HALL-CLIFFORD, Rachel http://www.anthro.ox.ac.uk/about-us/affiliates-and-emeriti/dr-rachel-hall-clifford/ (NAPA-OT Field Sch) and FULLILOVE, Robert E. (Columbia U MSPH)
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Session took place in Seattle, WA at the 71st Annual Meeting of the Society for Applied Anthropology in March-April 2011.