is a professor of medical anthropology in the Department
of Anthropology, History and Social Medicine at University of California,
San Francisco. Her most recent book is Markets of Sorrow, Labors of Faith:
New Orleans in the Wake of Katrina (Duke University Press, 2013).
SUSAN L. ERIKSON
is an associate professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences
and faculty affiliate in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at
Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, British Columbia. She conducts
ethnographic research on global health futures and the political economy
of biomedicine. Her work has been published in The Lancet, Foreign Affairs,
BMJ series, Community Development, Social Science and Medicine, Medical
Anthropology, and Global Public Health.
is an MD/PhD candidate in the Medical Scientist Training
Program at the University of California, San Francisco, currently complet-
ing her PhD in medical anthropology at the University of California, San
Francisco and Berkeley, and her MD at the University of California, San
Francisco. She has conducted research on gender and HIV in South Africa
and the use of metrics in Native American health.
is an assistant professor in the Department of Anthropology
at the Univ•ersité de Montréal. He has conducted ethnographic research
on international medical aid in Haiti and global health education in North