Prof.Janet Steeley Bio

Janet Seeley is Professor of Anthropology and Health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, partially seconded to the MRC/UVRI  and LSHTM Uganda Research Unit to lead the Social Science Programme, a post held since 2008. She held the same position from 1989-1993, when the Unit was set up. Since 2014 she has also been `Faculty Lead for Social Science and Research Ethics’ at the Africa Health Research Institute, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.  She has been actively engaged in research on the social aspects of health, particularly HIV and AIDS, since 1987, working in sub-Saharan Africa and Asia.