CHEPA’s faculty has expanded again in numbers and expertise with the addition of two new members.
Lydia Kapiriri, who has been on research leave, joined CHEPA’s faculty earlier this year. An associate professor in McMaster’s Faculty of Health, Aging & Society, her interests include health systems and global health research and ethics.
Ellen Amster, who joined this month, is the Jason A. Hannah Chair in the History of Medicine at McMaster, and is an Associate Professor in the university’s Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the Department of History, specializing in Islamic and French medicines.
CHEPA now has 27 members and one adjunct.