Will Schlesinger

Will Schlesinger

Department affiliations: 

UCLA-Caltech Medical Scientist Training Program, David Geffen School of Medicine

Mailing address: 

UCLA Center for Social Medicine and the Humanities, 760 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA  90095-1759

Research interest: 

Social medicine, anthropology of the body, intersectionality, sexual health, queer subjectivities, queer and trans* health care, epistemologies of science and medicine, and structural competency

Mini biography: 

Will Schlesinger graduated from Yale University in 2013 with a BA in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies.  Before joining the MSTP Social Sciences Track at UCLA in August 2015, he conducted ethnographic fieldwork supported by the Fulbright program, studying the German debate on social integration through the lens of health and body politics as an Associate Visiting Researcher at Humboldt Universität zu Berlin.