The Critical Public Health journal club seeks to spark critical and reflexive conversations with attention to deeper social and historical, 'unintended consequences' of intervention and research, and dynamics of power. We will also seek to identify alternative frameworks to enact in research and practice. Interdisciplinary and open to all!
Sharon, T., & Zandbergen, D. (2016). From data fetishism to quantifying selves: Self-tracking practices and the other values of data. New Media & Society.
Discussion led by:
Tania Moerenhout, MD, MPhil, Visiting Researcher and PhD Student, Center for Bioethics and Health Law, University of Pittsburgh
Links to article available at RSVP site:
Contact: Dan Siconolfi, email@example.com
Future topics to include:
- intervention fallout & sigma
- critical perspectives on resilience
- defining 'social determinants'