Biography

Amy Snipes examines socio-behavioral factors in health. Her primary research focuses on the role of culture in understanding pesticide exposures, occupational injuries and other health disparities experienced by Latino immigrant farmworkers.

Research Interests

Anthropology and Public Health; Ethnography; Beliefs and Attitudes in Health, including Sociocultural Factors

Education

  • Ph.D., BioCultural Anthropology, University of Washington, 2007
  • M.A., BioCultural Anthropology, University of Washington, 2003
  • B.S., Anthropology/Human Biology, Emory University, 2000