Dr Annalise Weckesser
Senior Research Fellow
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Annalise came to the UK in 2007 from Canada to undertake doctoral studies in Medical Anthropology at the University of Warwick's School of Health and Social Studies, where she was a Warwick Postgraduate Research Fellow.
From 2009 to 2011, with funding from the Wenner-Gren Foundation, Annalise undertook ethnographic fieldwork and wrote her PhD dissertation: Girls, gifts and gender: An ethnography of the materiality of care in rural Mpumalanda, South Africa
After completing her PhD, she joined Birmingham City University's Centre Social Care and Health Related Research where she currently undertakes qualitative research on gender, sexual and reproductive health. She co-facilitates the Family Health Research Cluster with Prof. Merryl Harvey.