Claudia Chaufan joins Institute For Health & Aging and Social and Behavioral Sciences

Claudia Chaufan

Title: Assistant Adjunct Professor
Department: Institute For Health & Aging and Social and Behavioral Sciences
Email: claudia.chaufan@ucsf.edu
Phone number: 476-6580
Degrees: MD, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina, M.A. Sociology, University of California Santa Cruz, PhD Sociology (Philosophy), University of California Santa Cruz
Previous position(s): Staff physician, Center for Medical Education and Clinical Research, Buenos Aires, Argentina Lecturer, Social Sciences Division, University of California Santa Cruz
Research interests: Social and political determinants of the epidemics of diabetes and obesity; Sociology of human genetic research; Sociology of disease-based social movements; Comparative health care systems; Public health in Palestine/Israel; Health and human rights