May, 2017

201708may12:00 pm1:00 pmSera L. Young, MA, PhD“If I can’t eat, how can I feed?”: Food insecurity, HIV, and maternal and child health

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Sera L. Young, MA, PhD
Assistant Professor,  Department of Anthropology Northwestern University

The focus of Dr. Young’s work is on the reduction maternal and child undernutrition in low-resource settings, especially sub-Saharan Africa. Methodologically, she draws on her training in medical anthropology (MA, University of Amsterdam), international nutrition (PhD, Cornell) and HIV (Fellowship, University of California San Francisco) to take a biocultural approach to understanding how mothers in low-resource settings cope to preserve their health and that of their families.


May 8, 2017 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm(GMT+00:00)