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Nancy Krieger, PhD

Professor
Social Epidemiology, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Nancy Krieger is professor of social epidemiology in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; and chair of the interdisciplinary concentration Women, Gender, and Health at the Harvard Chan School. Dr. Krieger is a social epidemiologist, with a background in biochemistry, philosophy of science, and history of public health. Her research focuses on social inequalities in health, and as an activist she is engaged in issues around social justice, science, and health.