Mary Odell Butler is a practicing anthropologist working in research design, management and supervision of program evaluations for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Environmental Protection Agency, and the National Cancer Institute. She is a past president of the National Association for the Practice of Anthropology and a member of the AAA Committee for Practicing, Applied and Public Interest Anthropology (CoPAPIA). She is a founding member of the NAPA Evaluation Anthropology Interest Group established in 2003. She is co-editor of Evaluation Anthropology: Creating an Emerging Sub-field, published in the NAPA Bulletin Series (2005) and of Applying Anthropology in the Global Village (2012). She has also completed studies of the effects of technological and economic change on reproductive health and human fertility in Guatemala and was a Fulbright scholar in Brazil.
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Proposals for AN series on Teaching Tools due Dec 5
Abstracts for 2014 Society for Economic Anthropology (SEA) annual meeting due Dec 15
Paper proposals for 2014 conference of Association of Social Anthropologists of the UK and Commonwealth (ASA) due Jan 5, 2014
Paper proposals for 2014 International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (IUAES) Inter-Congress with Japanese Society of Cultural Anthropology (JASCA) due Jan 9, 2014
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