Kristin Bright

Anthropology, University of Toronto -- Transnational histories of biomedicine and Islamic medicine in South Asia, the Middle East, and North America


Kristin Bright is a cultural and medical anthropologist with research interests in gender, kinship, memory, migration, corporeality, public health, and structural inequality – and the various ways these entanglements shape how people think about, get access to, and participate in treatment for chronic illness (e.g. cancer, mental health, addiction) in South Asia and North America.