Institution for Social and Policy Studies

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Elizabeth Karron

Undergraduate Director's Fellow

Elizabeth Karron

Yale Collge, History of Science, Medicine, and Public Health

Elizabeth Karron is a junior in Berkeley College studying History of Science, Medicine, and Public Health. She is especially interested in legal and ethical issues related to health policy and biomedical research. Last summer, she conducted archival research at the British Library on the Government of India’s response to cholera outbreaks in the 19th century. Elizabeth is a research assistant to a professor of history of science and medicine, and she teaches health education workshops in New Haven public schools.