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Anahi Viladrich
Campus Affiliation: Queens College
Phone: 347-523-1534
Degrees/Diplomas: PhD, Sociomedical Sciences (Medical Anthropology), Columbia University (with Distinction and Dissertation Award), 2003
Research Interests: Immigration and Health, global health, sociology of medicine, medical anthropology, qualitative research methods

Primary Teaching Areas

Immigration and Health, global health, sociology of medicine, medical anthropology, qualitative research methods
 

Book Titles & Chapters
 

Viladrich, Anahí. It Takes More than Two to Tango: Argentine Tango Immigrants in New York City, Arizona University Press, 2013.
 
Viladrich, A. Practical Magic in the Urban Milieu: Botánicas and the Informal Economy of Healing. In P. Sutherland, R. Moodley & B. Chevannes eds. Caribbean Healing Traditions: Implications for Health and Mental Health, New Jersey: Routledge, 227-238, 2013.
 
Viladrich, A. Los Migrantes del Tango en la Argentina: Explorando el Campo Artístico Desde una Perspectiva Transnacional (Tango Immigrants in Argentina: Exploring the Artistic Field from a Transnacional Perspectiva). In Gabriela A. Karasik, ed. Migraciones Internacionales. Reflexiones y Estudios sobre la Movilidad Territorial Contemporánea. CICCUS, Buenos Aires, 2013.
 
Viladrich, A. Beyond Welfare Reform: Reframing Undocumented Immigrants’ Entitlement to Health Care in the United States. A Critical Review, Social Science & Medicine, 74: 822-829, 2012.
 
Viladrich, A. Yeh, M-C. The Uncanny Power of Emotional Bonds: Exploring the Role of Nostalgic Foods in Latinas’ Eating Behaviors and Health. In C. Wilson & M. Morree, ed. Vegetable consumption and Health: New Research. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers, 2012.
 
Abraído-Lanza, A., Viladrich A. Religion and Spirituality among Immigrant Populations. In Sana Loue and Martha Sajatovic, eds. Encyclopedia of Immigrant Health, Springer publishers, 1280-1285, 2012.
 
Viladrich, A., Baron-Faust, R. Medical Tourism and Health Care Outsourcing in a Global World, In Leon V. Benhardt, ed. Advances in Medicine and Biology, Volume 61. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers, pp. 159-170, 2012.

Viladrich, A. Beyond Welfare Reform: Reframing Undocumented Immigrants’ Entitlement to Health Care in the United States. A Critical Review, Social Science & Medicine, Fall 2011, Printed version to be appeared on February 2012, Online version available at: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0277953611003510

Viladrich, A. Deconstructing the Immigrant Self: The Day I Discovered I am a Latina. In AL. Keating & G. González-López, eds. Bridging: How Gloria Evangelina Anzaldúa’s Life and Work Transformed Our Own. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2011, 33-38.

Viladrich, A. El Estado de Bienestar en Jaque: Políticas Públicas, Inmigración y el Derecho a la Salud en los EE.UU (The Welfare State in Checkmate: Public Policy, Immigration and the Right to Health Care in the US). C. A. Pizarro, ed. Migraciones Internacionales Contemporáneas: Estudios Para el Debate. Buenos Aires, Ciccus Publishing Company, 2011, 21-38.

Viladrich, A. Practical Magic in the Urban Milieu: Latino Practitioners and the Informal Economy of Healing. In Patsy Sutherland, ed. Caribbean Healing Traditions: Implications for Health and Mental Health. New York: Routledge, in press.

Viladrich, Anahí (Core Editor and Member of the Editorial Board). Encyclopedia of Immigrant Health, Springer publishers, in press.

Selected Publications

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Education

 

  • BA/MA, Sociology, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina (1989)
  • MA, Sociology (with Honors) New School University
  • MPH, Sociomedical Sciences, Columbia University, 2000
  • PhD, Sociomedical Sciences (Medical Anthropology), Columbia University (with Distinction and Dissertation Award), 2003