health

Molecularization at the Intersections

In my dissertation, I examined how biomedical researchers produce racialized claims about testosterone, prostate cancer, and health disparities in biomedical research.
sts networks race health qualitative

Hair, Hormones, and Haunting

In this collaborative paper with Liz Carlin (CUNY), we examine how polycystic ovary syndrome is racialized in biomedical research.
sts race gender health qualitative

Masculinity & Stress

In this collaborative project with Kristen Springer (Rutgers) and Mary Himmelstein (Kent State), we studied how masculinity threats affect cardiovascular stress responses, which may accumulate over the life course to contribute to men's relatively worse cardiometabolic health.
gender health experiments social neuroscience

Impacts and Echoes

In this collaboration with Cathie Woteki (UVA/Iowa State), Vicki Lancaster (UVA) and Sam Cohen, we analyze the implications of the 1969 White House Conference on Food, Nutrition and Health.
policy research health nlp viz