Anthony Rizk

Anthony RIZK

Research Assistant, Global Health Centre

Anthony Rizk is a doctoral research assistant at the Global Health Centre and a PhD student in the Department of Anthropology and Sociology at the Graduate Institute. He works with Dr. Suerie Moon on the global governance of pathogen and benefit sharing. His doctoral research explores the anthropology and political economy of healthcare in Lebanon and the broader Middle East, with a focus on antimicrobial resistance, war, conflict and militarization. He received a MSc in Medical Anthropology from Durham University (UK) and a BSc in Medical Laboratory Sciences from the American University of Beirut (Lebanon). Prior to working at the Global Health Centre, he worked at the American University of Beirut in Lebanon, specifically on capacity building for conflict and health research with the Global Health Institute, on human rights discourse during the revolutionary transitions with the Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs and the Asfari Institute for Civil Society and Citizenship, and the social epidemiology of ageing and anthropology of medical travel at the Faculty of Health Sciences.