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Dr. aNITA nudelman

Anita Nudelman (Ph.D) is an applied medical anthropologist who lectures in the Faculty of Health Sciences at Ben Gurion University and has worked for many years among immigrants in Israel. Her areas of expertise include gender issues, comprehensive sexual health and HIV prevention - focusing on adolescents and young people - as well as preparing health and educational professionals to work in different socio-ecological and cultural contexts. As a consultant for international organizations (UNAIDS, ActionAid), she has led participatory community-based Rapid Assessment Processes on culture and gender barriers to maternal and HIV health services, mostly in Africa.

She participated in a network on “Femicide across Europe” (COST Action IS 1206), focusing on migrant victims of GBV and femicide survivors and is Chair of the Commission on Anthropology of HIV/AIDS of the International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Studies (IUAES).