People

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Tamar Antin, DrPH, MAA
Director

tamar@criticalpublichealth.org
@AntinTamar

Tamar holds a Master’s degree in Applied Anthropology from the University of Maryland, College Park and a Doctor of Public Health from the University of California, Berkeley. She has been working in public health research since 2003 and is currently a Research Scientist at the Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation‘s Prevention Research Center in Oakland, CA. (Read more about Tamar)

Geoffrey Hunt, PhD
Co-Director

geoffrey@criticalpublichealth.org

Geoffrey received his PhD in social anthropology at the University of Kent in 1989. For over 20 years, he has conducted a series of research projects funded primarily by the National Institutes of Health focusing on youth and ethnic minority cultures. Currently he is a Senior Scientist at the Institute for Scientific Analysis and Professor at the University of Aarhus in Denmark.

Rachelle Annechino, MIMS
Digital Media

rachelle@criticalpublichealth.org
@surrogatekey

Rachelle is an Associate Research Scientist at the Prevention Research Center and a founding editor of Ethnography Matters. She has a master’s degree from the School of Information at UC Berkeley.

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Malisa Young, BA
Project Manager

malisa@criticalpublichealth.org

Malisa has been a Project Manager at the Center for Critical Public Health since July 2015. She received her BA in Anthropology/Sociology from St. Mary’s College of California in 2006 and she is currently enrolled in the MA in Leadership Program, also at St. Mary’s College of California. Malisa has a background working within the non-profit social services field, in both Case Management and Program Development.