this blog assembles thoughts on the things most important to me: healing and free love, science and truth poltiics, communities and our collective struggles. i am a medical anthropologist and doctor-in-training looking to make sense of a world of profound health disparities through the prism of southern struggles for race, class, and gender justice. i am also a queer-identified arab woman of color. particular interests include childhood obesity/diabetes as a postcolonial ailment; borders, blood lines, and queer body-politics; physical and poverty traumas of the global & american south.
also I have to say this:
The writer of this blog is a student at UCSF. However, the views and opinions of the participant expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those of the Regents of the University of California, UCSF, UCSF Medical Center, or any entities or units thereof.