ISU Impact: Communivax Project and Medical Anthropology Certification
In this episode, hear about how local research directly impacts our Southeast Idaho communities. Dr. Liz Cartwright, Professor of Anthropology, joins Dean Kandi Turley-Ames to discuss the Communivax Project, a joint effort between Idaho State University researchers and John Hopkins University.
Also joining the discussion is senior Edgar Carrasco, who shares his student perspective of being part of the research team and the benefits of obtaining a Medical Anthropology Certificate.
This episode highlights standout work undertaken by ISU faculty and students in conjunction with local and national researchers and health professionals. They worked together to find ways to best serve members of the rural Latino/Hispanic population in Southeast Idaho during the Covid pandemic.
For more information about the Communivax Project, please visit communivax.org.
For information about the Medical Anthropology Certificate please email Dr. Liz Cartwright at firstname.lastname@example.org.