Adrienne Strong

Dr. Adrienne Strong is an assistant professor in the Department of Anthropology.


Ph.D. Cultural Anthropology, Washington University in St. Louis and the Universiteit van Amsterdam, 2017
M.A. Cultural Anthropology, Washington University in St. Louis, 2013
B.S. Biomedical Sciences, The Ohio State University, 2010

Research Interests:

maternal death in healthcare facilities, obstetric violence, gendered dynamics in the nursing profession and care provision in biomedical settings, health system financing in ethnographic perspective, stillbirth and accountability, hospital ethnography, theories of care, gendered forms of caring, ethics, bureaucracy and documents, respectful maternity care, and notions of risk for both pregnant women and their healthcare providers

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