Jason is a Lecturer and the Writer-in-Residence at Harvard Medical School in the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine. He writes about health, justice, and racism, and has a book on the way from Simon & Schuster. He holds a PhD in anthropology from Harvard. You can check out his work at jasonsilverstein.net and connect on twitter @jason_reads.
This blog by Jason Silverstein has been reposted in light of developments as reported in the New York Times on August 17, 2016: For the first time since a cholera epidemic believed to be imported by