Frances K. Barg

Professor, Perelman School of Medicine. Associated Faculty, Anthropology

University of Pennsylvania Ph.D. 2000

Courses Taught:

ANTH238 Introduction to Medical Anthropology

ANTH441 Cross Cultural Approaches to Health and Illness

ANTH525 Anthropology and Public Health

Research Interests:

Medical anthropology, urban US, Guatemala, medical education, health disparities in cancer and mental health, anthropology of risk perception.


Curriculum Vitae


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Faculty, Dept. of Family Practice and Community Medicine, School of Medicine; Anthropology Graduate Group, Faculty, Program in Public Health.