Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Elon University, NC
Jennifer J. Carroll, PhD MPH, is a medical anthropologist who specializes in substance use and public health. She has been working in the fields of substance use, harm reduction, and overdose prevention in the U.S. and abroad for nearly two decades. She currently works as Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Elon University (Elon, NC), Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine at Brown University (Providence, RI), and a scientific consultant for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Atlanta, GA). She holds a doctorate in anthropology and a Master in Public Health in epidemiology from the University of Washington as well as a Masters in sociology from Central European University. Dr. Carroll’s book, Narkomania: Drugs, HIV, and Citizenship in Ukraine, an ethnographic study of internationally-funded treatment programs for opioid use disorder in the midst of ongoing geopolitical conflict in Ukraine, was released by Cornell University Press in 2019.
Thursday, July 11
9:15 AM – 10:45 AM