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Adjunct Associate Professor (Primary Appointment in Social Medicine)
CB #7240
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Curriculum Vitae


MSc, History of Technology, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2002
PhD, History, McGill University, 2010

Research Interests

Raúl Necochea López obtained his Ph.D. in History from McGill University, and held a post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Toronto’s Dalla Lana School of Public Health before joining UNC’s Department of Social Medicine. He is broadly interested in the history of medicine and science, sexual and reproductive health, and Latin America. He is the author of A History of Family Planning in Twentieth Century Peru (UNC Press, 2014); and of La Planificación Familiar en el Perú del Siglo XX (IEP and United Nations Fund for Population Activities, 2016). He is presently researching the history of cervical cancer in the Andean region.