Amit Prasad

Associate Professor

Social aspects of MRI research and development in the United States, Britain, and India. Medical visualization through technologies such as MRI. Ethical and social dimensions of overseas stem cell therapy; with a particular focus on patients' narratives and how these narratives reflect negotiations around ethical, juridical, and social/personal concerns. Sociological investigation of misinformation and disinformation in relation to science, particularly in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.


Additional Research:

 Sociological aspects of biomedical innovations; transnational and global networks of innovations; science communication

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