Về Paul Mason, nhà nhân chủng học:

Paul hiện tại đang làm việc với tư cách một nhà nhân chủng học cho Viện nghiên cứu y khoa Woolcock. Các công trình nghiên cứu của anh trước đây tập trung vào việc khảo sát các thực hành nhảy múa và âm nhạc ở Brazil và Indonesia. Các bài viết của anh đã được xuất bản trên hàng chục tạp chí trên thế giới bao gồm Global EthnographicInside Indonesia và Hypothesis.

Paul Mason is a medical anthropologist working alongside the screening staff in Ca Mau as part of his postdoctoral fellowship. He holds a Bachelor of Biomedical Science, an Honours in Science, and a Graduate Certificate in Arts(Anthropology) from Melbourne University, and he completed a PhD in anthropology at Macquarie University. Paul has fieldwork experience in Indonesia, Brazil, and India. His work covers multiple areas of anthropology with his current research focussing on tuberculosis, ethics, and systems theory.


Mason, P.H., Roy, A., Spillane, J., Singh, P. (2015) Social, Historical & Cultural Dimensions of Tuberculosis, Journal of Biosocial Science, DOI: 10.1017/S0021932015000115

Mason, P.H., Domínguez D., J.F., Winter, B., Grignolio, A. (2015) Hidden in plain view: degeneracy in complex systems. BioSystems, 128, 1-8. doi:10.1016/j.biosystems.2014.12.003

Mason, P.H. (2015) Degeneracy: Demystifying and destigmatizing a core concept in systems biology. Complexity, 20(3), 12-21. doi: 10.1002/cplx.21534 

Mason, P.H. (2014) The Liminal Body: Response to Privacy in the Context of ‘Re-Emergent’ Infectious Diseases, Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, 11(4), 565-566. 
doi: 10.1007/s11673-014-9573-9

Maleszka, R., Mason, P.H., and Barron, A.B. (2014) Epigenomics and the concept of degeneracy in biological systems, Briefings in Functional Genomics, 13 (3), 191-202. doi: 10.1093/bfgp/elt050

Mason, P.H. (2014) Invited Book review of [Isabel Gillard, Circe’s Island: A young woman’s memories of tuberculosis treatment in the 1950s, Glasgow, Unbound Press, 2010]. Health and History, 16(2), 167-168.

Mason, P.H. (2014) Invited Book review of [Free Market Tuberculosis: Managing epidemics in post-Soviet Georgia, by Erin Koch, Nashville, TN, Vanderbilt University Press, 2013]. Women’s Studies, 43(6), 852-855.

Mason P.H. (2014) Book Review of [Spitting Blood: The History of Tuberculosis by Helen Bynum, Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 2012]. Journal of Anthropology and Medicine, 21(3), 357-358, DOI: 10.1080/13648470.2014.929090. PMID: 24963868

Mason, P.H. (2014) Invited Book review of [The Ailing City: Health, Tuberculosis, and Culture in Buenos Aires, 1870-1950. By Diego Armus, Durham, Duke University Press, 2011]. Health and History, 16(1), 126-127.

Mason, P.H. (2013) Information about Tuberculosis for Fieldworkers, Australian Anthropology Society Newsletter, 129, 4-5.


Mason, P.H. (2013) Constellations of Pulmonary Citizenship: Tuberculosis, latent infection, active disease, co-infection, and at-risk populations, Biopolitics of Science and Medicine Symposium, Friday 29th November 2013.

Mason, P.H. (2013) Tuberculosis: Seven concepts from the social model. Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, Think Tank, 31 Oct – 1 Nov.

Mason, P.H. (2013) Tuberculosis: A dynamic systems mapping approach. Tuberculosis Centre for Research Excellence, Centenary Institute, University of Sydney, 6 August.

Blog posts:

TB and the sad case of Ravindra Patil, 19 July 2013, TB-CRE website:

World TB day 2015: https://culturematters.wordpress.com/2015/03/24/world-tb-day-2015/

Tuberculosis: More anthropologists wanted: https://culturematters.wordpress.com/2014/07/26/tuberculosis-more-anthropologists-wanted/

Tuberculosis in prisons: https://culturematters.wordpress.com/2014/06/06/tuberculosis-in-prisons/