Ellen J Amster
Associate Professor, Family Medicine

Dr. Amster is an expert on transnational health issues and the social history of biomedicine in global context. She focuses on public health, maternal and infant health, and the encounters between western and Islamic medicines. Her work draws upon the western history of medicine, from the Ancient Greeks to the twentieth century, and anthropological methodologies from the study of health and healing in Africa.
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