Contributors

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Janelle S Taylor

Janelle S. Taylor

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Janelle S. Taylor is a professor of anthropology at the University of Washington, in Seattle. Her specialty is medical anthropology, meaning that she … More
Kirsten M.J. Thompson

Kirsten M.J. Thompson

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Kirsten Thompson is a project director at the University of California, San Francisco, Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health. Her goal is to … More
Trisha Torrey

Trisha Torrey

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Trisha Torrey is Every Patient's Advocate, an expert in patient empowerment and advocacy. She is the author of four books, including "You Bet … More
Cindy Turner-Maffei

Cindy Turner-Maffei, MA, IBCLC, ALC

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Cindy Turner-Maffei's life/work has focused on maternal and infant nutrition and wellness. As a lead faculty member of the Healthy Children Project, Inc., … More