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Section on Medical Sociology, American Sociological Association
The Medical Sociology Section, one of the ASA's largest sections, brings together social and behavioral scientists from a variety of backgrounds who share an interest in the social contexts of health, illness, and health care.
American Sociological Association
The American Sociological Association is:
a non-profit membership association based in Washington, DC; dedicated to advancing sociology as a scientific discipline and profession serving the public good; an association of over 13,000+ members; home to 52 special interest sections with more than 21,000 members; publisher of 10 professional journals and magazines, plus 4 section journals