Ramah Mckay is assistant professor in the Department of History and Sociology of Science at the University of Pennsylvania. Trained as a cultural anthropologist, she has conducted ethnographic fieldwork in Mozambique, India, and the US. She is the author of Medicine in the Meantime: The work of care in Mozambique (2018). She will present Local pharmaceuticals? Race, regulation, and medical industry in more-than-global medicine. Discussant: Annikki Herranen-Tabibi (Harvard University).
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