Current Events

Latest Publications:

2022 Smith-Morris, Carolyn, Bia’ni Madsa Juaréz-López, Andrés Tapia, Bheshta Shahim (Undergraduate Student). “Indigenous Data, Research, and Information Sharing During COVID”. Global Public Health. .

2021 Smith-Morris, Carolyn, Sylvia Rodriguez, Rose Soto, Morningstar Spencer, and Luigi Meneghini. “Decolonizing Care at the Moment of Diagnosis: Culture, History, and Resilience at an Urban Inter-Tribal Clinic”. Medical Anthropology Quarterly. online May 17, 2021.

Medical Talk Show Appearances:
Medical Matters Weekly

BENNINGTON, VT—April 6, 2022—In common conversation, the words “medical” and “anthropology” are not often found side by side. But, there’s actually a whole field exploring how these two concepts overlap. It’s called Medical Anthropology. Medical Matters Weekly with Dr. Trey Dobson is pleased to welcome Carolyn Smith-Morris, PhD, one of the foremost experts in the field, at 12 p.m. on Wednesday, April 13. The show is produced by Southwestern Vermont Health Care (SVHC) with cooperation from Catamount Access Television (CAT-TV).

UT – Southwestern Medical Center

What To Know:
Exploring our post-pandemic future

Two years have passed since the first case of COVID-19 was confirmed in the U.S. As the Omicron wave wanes, Dr. John Warner, UTSW Executive Vice President for Health System Affairs and host of “What To Know,” asks an SMU medical anthropologist and a UT Dallas social scientist what the world might look like post-pandemic and how our behaviors might be forever changed.