Dr. Karen McNamara
Dr. Karen McNamara is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Science, Technology, and Society Cluster of the Asia Research Institute at NUS, and at Tembusu College.
She received her Ph.D. in cultural anthropology from Syracuse University. Her research in medical anthropology examines the intersection of pharmaceuticals and traditional medicine in Bangladesh, neoliberal governance and care, and health movements. She is also beginning new research on medical travel in South and Southeast Asia.