Paul Farmer

Primary Field
Cultural Anthropology
Professor of Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Harvard University, Department of Anthropology
Knowledge / Expertise
Interest/Specialty Areas Health and human rights; Role of social inequalities in the distribution and outcome of disease; Treatment of HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis (including multidrug-resistant tuberculosis) in resource-poor settings; Building comprehensive primary health care systems in resource-poor settings in resource-poor settings.