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by Ed Hagen last modified Jun 30, 2009 04:53 PM
Physical anthropology is a biological science that deals with the adaptations, variability, and evolution of human beings and their living and fossil relatives. Because it studies human biology in the context of human culture and behavior, physical anthropology is also a social science. The AAPA is the world's leading professional organization for physical anthropologists. Formed by 83 charter members in 1930, the AAPA now has an international membership of over 1,700. The Association's annual meetings draw more than a thousand scientists and students from all over the world.

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The third annual Application of Genomics to Anthropological Research (AGAR) Workshop

by Ed Hagen last modified Nov 25, 2013 02:49 AM

The third annual Application of Genomics to Anthropological Research (AGAR) Workshop aims to provide advanced students and scholars with experience in the development of primate genomic projects and the analysis of primate genome datasets. Hurry! Early registration ends Dec 1st! Final registration deadline December 15th!

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Osteology, Bioarchaeology and Funerary Archaeology in Transylvania - 2014 Field Programs

Osteology, Bioarchaeology and Funerary Archaeology in Transylvania - 2014 Field Programs

by Ed Hagen last modified Nov 21, 2013 05:28 PM

As we are beginning our 5th year of our Transylvania Bioarchaeology Projects, we are happy to offer to both undergraduate and graduate students (credit as well as non-credit) participants three field and laboratory programs in osteology, bioarchaeology of children andmortuary archaeology in the heart of Transylvania (Romania). Please note that our 2013-2014 osteology and bioarchaeology programs are taught by Dr. Jonathan Bethard (Forensic Anthropology Program, Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Boston University School of Medicine).

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Introduction to Genomic data analysis using HapMap and 1000 genomes projects - Second edition

Introduction to Genomic data analysis using HapMap and 1000 genomes projects - Second edition

by Ed Hagen last modified Nov 20, 2013 07:43 PM

Registration is open for the course: January 20-24, 2014. AAPA members have a 20% discount on the current fee. End of early registration November 30.

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Paleoanthropology and Paleolithic Archaeology Fieldschool

Paleoanthropology and Paleolithic Archaeology Fieldschool

by Ed Hagen last modified Nov 17, 2013 03:16 PM

A field-school opportunity in Paleoanthropology and Paleolithic Archaeology, offered by The University of Winnipeg in collaboration with The National Museum, (Belgrade) and Belgrade University is now available.

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Transylvania bioarchaeology field schools

Transylvania bioarchaeology field schools

by Ed Hagen last modified Nov 14, 2013 06:03 PM

For this second year we are pleased to offer 2 bioarchaeology field schools.

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