I love to share what our team is up to, thinking about, and getting going through research talks and in helping with expertise for media. I also do consulting and lead expert workshops on stigma reduction, research design, and social science innovations for monitoring/evaluation.
SOME COMMON EXPERT MEDIA INTERVIEW TOPICS : Stigma, Global Obesity, Water Insecurity, Instructional Innovation (online)
NYTimes reporting on our seminal work on weight stigma, 2011
NYTimes commentary on height, 2011
NYTimes reference to our 1990s work on cross-cultural work on marital sex, 2017
NYTimes on fat shaming, 2017
NY Times on COVID and masks, 2020
CURRENT RESEARCH TALKS – Things I have mostly ready to go
Lazy, Crazy, Disgusting: Stigma and the Undoing of Global Health.
Water Insecurity and Food Security: A Global Perspective on What Matters Most for Well-being
Big Bodies/Small World: Fat Stigma as an Emerging Global Challenge
RECENT EXPERT WORKSHOPS/TRAININGS
Innovation in online teaching, Durham University, UK
Cultural methods for development project monitoring, USAID, Washington DC
Baseline international development project monitoring using anthropological tools, USAID, Haiti, West Bank, Mozambique, and Zambia.
Recognizing and challenging stigma. Western Public Health Training Center, CDC