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GOLD Speakers

USA

Cecilia Tomori, PhD, MA

  • Speaker Type: 2017 Main Presentations
  • Country: USA
Biography:

Cecilia Tomori, PhD, MA, is a Hungarian American anthropologist with postdoctoral training in public health. Dr. Tomori’s research examines the sociocultural aspects of health, illness and inequality with a focus on breastfeeding. Dr. Tomori’s recent book, Nighttime Breastfeeding: An American Cultural Dilemma (Berghahn Books, 2014), investigates cultural controversies surrounding breastfeeding and infant sleep using anthropological, historical, and feminist perspectives. Dr. Tomori has presented her research at numerous conferences for a variety of audiences. She is currently a Research Associate at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.