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ERC Starting Grant an Sozialanthropologen der ÖAW

September 2nd, 2013

Stephan Kloos vom ÖAW-Institut für Sozialanthropologie erhält einen ERC Starting Grant für sein Forschungsvorhaben zur Tibetischen Medizin. Stephan Kloos, wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter am Institut für Sozialanthropologie (ISA) der Österreichischen Akademie der

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Tibetan Medicine Panel, IATS Conference, Mongolia 2013

January 4th, 2013

Preservation and Development of Tibetan Medicine in the Modern Era: Research Paradigms and Methodological Discussions Dr. Mingji Cuomu Research into many traditional medical systems faces challenges in terms of balancing

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2nd International Conference on Tibetan Medicine

October 9th, 2012

The 2nd International Conference on Tibetan Medicine will take place from 27-29 October 2012 in Dharamsala, India. It is jointly organized by: The Central Council of Tibetan Medicine (CCTM), the

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AAA Double Panel awarded “Invited” Status

April 16th, 2012

Great news! The panel proposal (see last blog post) generated such a massive response that Theresa and I decided to do a double panel (11 paper presentations and 2 discussants).

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AAA Call for Papers

February 27th, 2012

Of National Bodies, Borders, and Medical Nations: rethinking the body politic Stephan Kloos & Theresa MacPhail Since Nancy Scheper-Hughes’ and Margaret Lock’s seminal article on “the mindful body,” medical anthropology

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Losar Tashi Delek!

February 23rd, 2012

Wishing all a happy, peaceful, healthy and successful Year of the Water Dragon.

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New Men-Tsee-Khang director to take office

January 31st, 2012

While no specific date has been publicly announced yet, the Men-Tsee-Khang is undergoing a change of leadership, as outgoing director Dr. Tsewang Tamdin will officially welcome his successor Tsering Tashi

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Welcome to my new website!

January 17th, 2012

These are interesting times for Tibetan medicine. Decades of built-up momentum are taking shape in events that are configuring, right now, the long-term future of Tibetan medicine in the world.

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