Scholarship

Selected Publications:

“Marketers see a gold mine in private health data” — The Public’s Health, Oct. 3, 2016
My latest commentary in the Philadelphia Inquirer

Healthcare and Big Data: Digital Specters and Phantom Objects (Palgrave, 2016)

Ebeling, M. and Amy Slaton (2016) “Promise Her Anything: Education for Work in the American ‘Nano-economy’ International Journal of Engineering, Social Justice and Peace, Volume 5 (in press).

Ebeling, M. (2014) “Marketing Mediated Diagnoses: Turning Patients into Consumers,” in Jutel, A. and Dew, K. (eds.) Sociology of Diagnosis: A Guide for Practitioners. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.

Ebeling, M. (2011) “‘Get with the Program!’: Pharmaceutical marketing, symptom checklists and self-diagnosis,” Social Science and Medicine 73 (2011): 825-832.

Ebeling, M. (2010) “Marketing Chimeras: The biovalue of rebranded medical devices,” in Aronczyk, M. and Powers, D. (eds.) Blowing Up the Brand Critical Perspectives on Promotional Culture. New York: Peter Lang Publishers. Pp. 241-259.

Other things:

Performance, “Bitches Betrayed, or, Listening as a Life and Death Practice” [with Rachel Ellis Neyra, Wesleyan University] for transient radio show, “Venimos desde el futuro,” recorded at Beta-Local, San Juan, Puerto Rico, November 14, 2014.

Performance, “PLMA’s Davenport Predator Material Transfer Agreement,” a performance collaboration with Mauro Zamora and Anita Allyn as part of their show Parallax View, at Vox Populi (9/7-9/30), Philadelphia PA, September 23, 2012.