The UMIA Team


Felicia Marie Knaul


Felicia Marie Knaul is Director of the University of Miami Institute for Advanced Study of the Americas and Professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences at the Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine. She holds secondary appointments in the Departments of Anthropology and International Studies in the College of Arts and Sciences; the...

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