Post-Doctoral Fellow: Roberto Castro

Roberto Castro

Post-Doctoral Fellow, 2004-05

Roberto Castro, a medical sociologist, leads the research program “Society and Health” at the Regional Center for Multidisciplinary Research at the National Autonomous University of Mexico in Cuernavaca. His major publications include Life in Adversity: The Meaning of Health and Reproduction Among the Poor (2000) and Violence Against Pregnant Women. Three Sociological Studies (2004). His current research focuses on the sociological determinants of violence against women in Mexico.