Lecturer on Global Health and Social Medicine, Part-time
Michael Fischer is Andrew W. Mellon professor in the humanities and professor of anthropology and science and technology studies at MIT and lecturer on global health and social medicine at HMS. He trained in geography and philosophy at Johns Hopkins, social anthropology and philosophy at the London School of Economics, anthropology at the University of Chicago. Before joining the MIT faculty, he served as director of the Center for Cultural Studies at Rice.
Assistant Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine
Dr. Franke earned a B.A. degree in sociology and Spanish at Colby College in 2001. She then went to work as a research analyst for the Massachusetts Department of Public Health Epidemiology & Immunization Surveillance Program and as a research assistant with Partners In Health in Lima, Peru. In 2004, she initiated studies in the Sc.D. degree program in epidemiology at the Harvard School of Public Health. After completing her degree in 2010 she joined the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine. In addition to pursuing independent research, Dr.
Senior Lecturer on Global Health and Social Medicine, Part-time
Sehamuddin Galadari is professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Cell Biology at the College of Medicine and Health Sciences (CMHS) at United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) and visiting professor, Division of Medical Sciences, Nuffield Department of Population Health, Oxford University U.K. He is also the academic & research advisor of Al Jalila Foundation, a not-for-profit organization established by royal decree to support medical education and research.
Lecturer, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine; Assistant Professor, Department of Health Services, Policy and Practice, Brown University
Becky Genberg is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Services, Policy and Practice at Brown University. She received her PhD in Epidemiology from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in 2010 and an MPH also from Johns Hopkins in 2002. Dr. Genberg completed a post-doctoral fellowship in the Department of Health Services, Policy and Practice at Brown University in 2012. Her research focuses on understanding the social determinants of health to improve HIV prevention and treatment, primarily in resource-poor settings.