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Sarah Smith

Email: sarahjanesm1983@ucla.edu
Website: https://ucla.academia.edu/SarahSmith

Master's Degree
  • Class of 2017
  • Master's Degree(s): Latin American Studies MA
  • Additional Master's Degree(s): Masters in Public Health, Community Health Sciences, expected graduation 2017
While At UCLA

Her research interests include: The Social Determinants of Health; Reproductive Health, the Intersection of Medical Anthropology & Public Health; Immigrant & Refugee Health; The Social Production of Disease and Distress; Structural Vulnerability to Poor Reproductive Health Outcomes; Harm Reduction & Pregnancy Coercion; Liberation Medicine and Public Health Praxis.

Sarah Jane has been involved in Social Justice work for 15 years, primarily focusing her efforts on reproductive justice. She is currently an alternate on the board of directors for Doctors for Global Health, where she works on a variety of projects with their health and human rights advocacy committee. At UCLA, she is a member of the Reproductive Health Interest Group (RHIG) where she co-chairs two subcommittees: the Global Health Working Group and Reproductive Justice/Advocacy.