SoS 154 – The Intricacies of Immunity with Dr. Thomas McDade

February 28, 2022By Alexandra NiclouBiomarkers, COVID19, Immune function, Season 4 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 154 – The Intricacies of Immunity with Dr. Thomas McDade Dr. Thomas McDade, Professor of Anthropology at Northwestern University discusses why inflammation should not simply be branded a secret killer. He also chats with Chris and Cara about his ongoing research on the differences in antibody responses to COVID-19 infection … Read More

SoS 153- Yes, you should get good sleep with Dr. Corey Sparks and Dr. Eric Shattuck

February 21, 2022By Delaney GlassImmune function, Season 4, Sleep No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 153- Yes, you should get good sleep with Dr. Cory Sparks and Dr. Eric Shattuck So, what’s the deal with sleep, immune function, and mortality risk? On today’s episode, Dr. Eric Shattuck and Dr. Corey Sparks discuss their collaboration to investigate how morality risks may be affected by sleep quality, … Read More

SoS 152 – Bringing Anthropology to Public Health with Dr. Stephanie McClure

February 14, 2022By Alexandra NiclouHealth, Medical anthropology, Public health, Season 4 No Comments

Human Biology Association · SoS 152 – Bringing Anthropology to Public Health with Dr. Stephanie McClure In today’s episode Chris and Cara talk to Dr. Stephanie McClure, assistant professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Alabama. Dr. McClure talks about the importance and the benefits of bringing anthropology to public health as … Read More