Jamie Marsella

Jamie Marsella

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Research Interests: The relationship between gender, public health, and self-making during the late 19th and early 20th centuries in the United States; the social conceptions of motherhood and childhood and their effects on public health policy and practice.

Jamie is a doctoral student in the department. She is particularly interested in the intersection between race, gender, and medicine in the development of women and children’s public health programming. Before joining the Ph.D. program, Jamie worked in marketing and public relations for a variety of industries, including healthcare and education.

Previous Degrees
B.A., University of Portland
M.A., University of Chicago

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