People

Berkeley Center for Social Medicine

Co-Chairs

Charles Briggs, Anthropology, UC Berkeley (In Residence)

Seth M. Holmes, Public Health and Medical Anthropology, UC Berkeley (In Residence)

Academic Coordinator

Deborah Lustig, UC Berkeley

Affiliated Faculty

Vincanne Adams, Anthropology, History and Social Medicine, UCSF (In Residence)

Colette Auerswald, Community Health and Human Development, UC Berkeley School of Public Health

Catherine Bliss, Social and Behavioral Sciences, UCSF

Xóchitl Castańeda, Public Health, UC Berkeley

Nancy Chen, Anthropology, UC Santa Cruz

Elena Conis, Journalism, UC Berkeley

Jason Corburn, Public Health and City & Regional Planning, UC Berkeley

Shari Dworkin, Social and Behavioral Sciences, UCSF

Angela Garcia, Anthropology, Stanford (In Residence) 

Cristiana Giordano, Anthropology, UC Davis (In Residence)

Deborah GordonAnthropology, History and Social Medicine, UCSF (In Residence)

Cori HaydenAnthropology, UC Berkeley

Jodi Halpern, Bioethics and Medical Humanities, UC Berkeley School of Public Health/UC Berkeley-UCSF Joint Medical Program

Denise Herd, Behavioral Sciences, UC Berkeley School of Public Health 

S. Lochlann JainAnthropology, Stanford

Sharon Kaufman, Anthropology, History and Social Medicine, UCSF 

Barbara Koenig, Social and Behavioral Sciences, UCSF

Kelly KnightAnthropology, History and Social Medicine, UCSF (In Residence)

Thomas W. Laqueur, History, UC Berkeley

Phuoc Le, Medicine, UCSF

Karen Nakamura, Anthropology, UC Berkeley

Aihwa Ong, Anthropology, UC Berkeley

Clara Mantini-BriggsAnthropology, UC Berkeley (In Residence)

Akhil Mehra, Anthropology, History, and Social Medicine, UCSF

Rachel Morello-Frosch, Public Health and Environmental Science, Policy and Management, UC Berkeley

Mahasin S. Mujahid, Medical Research & Public Health, UC Berkeley School of Public Health

Nick Nelson, Internal Medicine, Highland Hospital 

Amani Nuru-Jeter, Community Health and Human Development, UC Berkeley School of Public Health (In Residence)

James Quesada, Anthropology, San Francisco State University (In Residence)

Nancy Scheper-HughesAnthropology, UC Berkeley

Jeff Schonberg, Anthropology, San Francisco State University (In Residence)

Sriram Shamasunder, Medicine, UCSF

Janet Shim, Social and Behavioral Sciences, UCSF

Claire Snell-Rood, Public Health, UC Berkeley

Ann Swidler, Sociology, UC Berkeley

Charis Thompson, Gender and Women's Studies, UC Berkeley

Loïc Wacquant, Sociology, UC Berkeley (In Residence)

Ian WhitmarshAnthropology, History and Social Medicine, UCSF (In Residence)

Post-Doctoral Scholars

Mark Fleming, UC Merced (In Residence)

Zvika Orr, Life and Health Sciences, Jerusalem College of Technology (In Residence)

Graduate Students

Angela Aguilar, Ethnic Studies

Lindsay Berkowitz, Sociology

Ugo Edu, Medical Anthropology

Gabby Falzone, Education

Nadia Gaber, Medical Anthropology

Michael Harvey, Public Health

Angela J. Johnson, Psychology

Matty Lichtenstein, Sociology

Nallely Mejia, Sociology

Joshua Neff, UCB-UCSF Joint Medical Program

Adeola Oni-Orisan, Anthropology

Margaret Mary Downey, Social Welfare

Meredith Palmer, Geography

Carlos Penilla, Public Health

Melanie Plasencia, Ethnic Studies

Ariana Thompson-Lastad, UCSF Medical Sociology

Melody Tulier, Public Health

Kelechi Uwaezuoke, Public Health

Lilian Walkover, UCSF Social and Behavioral Sciences

Ryan Whitacre, Medical Anthropology

Anthony Wright, Medical Anthropology