1. University of Virginia
  2. Arts & Sciences

Courses

ANTH 2270: Race, Gender, and Medical Science
3.00

Explores the social and cultural dimensions of biomedical practice and experience in the United States. Focuses on practitioner and patient, asking about the ways in which race, gender, and socio-economic status contour professional identity and socialization, how such factors influence the experience, and course of, illness, and how they have shaped the structures and institutions of biomedicine over time.