Dr. Summer Wood

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Visiting Assistant Professor

Upham Hall, 130
Oxford, OH 45056

Dr. Summer Wood does her research in medical anthropology, legal anthropology, global health, human rights, citizenship, science and technology studies, and East Africa. Her dissertation was titled "Birth Rights: Birth registration, health, and human rights in Tanzania". She was recently published in Current Anthropology Volume 56, Issue 2, with "Quantification and the Paradox of Measurement: Translating Children’s Rights in Tanzania". She received her PhD in Cultural Anthropology from New York University, and her MPH from the University of Michigan School of Public Health.