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Scott, Mary Alice Faculty Member


I am a medical anthropologist with experience conducting qualitative research on the lived experience of health policy in the United States and Mexico. My current research examines the processes and structures of medical education in the United States with a particular focus on hidden curriculum, interprofessional collaboration, and social determinants of health.

Research Areas

selected publications

research overview

  • My current research is an ethnographic study of teaching and learning in a family medicine residency program. 

teaching overview

  • I teach undergraduate and master's level medical anthropology, gender studies, and anthropological theory courses at New Mexico State University.

first name

  • Mary Alice

last name

  • Scott