In The Media

The Independent, 2021“We have seen stigmatising language being used which blames young people for not ‘doing the right thing’,” said medical anthropologist Dr Ben Kasstan of Bristol University. “But they have been receiving mixed government messages from the start of the pandemic, creating the perception that they are not a priority for protection, and public healthContinue reading “In The Media”

Policy & Knowledge Exchange

2021 Cited in WHO Implementation Support Guidance, The role of community health workers in COVID-19 vaccination. 2021 Acknowledgement UK Parliament POST Rapid Response, Covid-19 vaccine coverage and targeted interventions to improve vaccination uptake. 2020 Submission of evidence on the implications of the COVID-19 crisis for social and statutory connections with ‘isolated’ groups. APPG on SocialContinue reading “Policy & Knowledge Exchange”


Books Making Bodies KosherThe Politics of Reproduction among Haredi Jews in England Berghahn Books 2019 This is an analysis of the ways in which Haredi Jews negotiate healthcare services using theoretical perspectives in political philosophy. It will allow readers to understand how reproductive care issues affect this growing minority population. Making Bodies Kosher is availableContinue reading “Publications”