Dr. Summer Wood

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Visiting Assistant Professor

Anthropology
Upham Hall, 130
Oxford, OH 45056
woodsj3@miamioh.edu

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.