Author: Merrill Singer

9/11 and Beyond: Our World of Toxic Exposure/COVID-19 Syndemics by Merrill Singer

Merrill Singer , January 5th, 2022

For the last 25 years, in my work as an applied medical anthropologist, I have called attention to and explored syndemics, the biosocial adverse interaction of two or…


COVID-19 and The Lessons Anthropology Learned from HIV/AIDS by Merrill Singer

Merrill Singer , June 30th, 2020

On April 24, 1980, Ken Horne, a San Francisco resident, was reported to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) as a young man suffering with an old man’s…