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Barbara Ann Barrett

Barbara Ann Barrett

Postdoc, ph.d.

  • Forskningsenheden for Almen Praksis

    Center for Sundhed og Samfund, Øster Farimagsgade

    1014 København K

    Phone: +45 31 16 31 26

Teaching


Teaching experiences:

  • Medical Anthropology - mandatory FSV course
  • 2. sem. methods - FSV
  • Introduction to Anthropology - MPH

Themes in teaching:

  • Introduction to medical antrhopology
  • Evaluating the risk of illness
  • Introduction to anthropological diversity
  • Social lives of medicine
  • Life and death - and new technologies
  • Death and dying - human bodies for sale
  • Ethnic patients in the Danish Healthsystem
  • Qualitative methods

Supervision:

I am supervising in areas of reproductive health, medical anthropologi and qualitative methods.

Primary fields of research

  • Prenatal screening
  • Reproductive health
  • Ethics and biotechnology
  • Policy studies of guidelines

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