Dr Katie Vasey

Katie Vasey is a Research Fellow (Sociology) in the Health and Society Research Program.  The program is a collaborative, interdisciplinary research and knowledge-exchange initiative based in the School of Social Sciences, Faculty of Arts at Monash University. The program consists of  several interrelated ongoing research themes concerning with social sciences research contributing, in particular,  to the interdisciplinary fields of Sociology of Mental Health and Illnesses and Sociology of the Emotions.

  • Conceived in response to the urgency of bioethical debates in medical anthropology, this ethnographic collection touches the borders of anthropology, philosophy, and public health. At a time in world history where medicine and medical practice is deeply contested in the everyday as well as in juridical terms, this book makes an essential contribution to global ... Read more
  • The Health and Society Research Program, School of Political and Social Inquiry (PSI) at Monash led by Associate Professor Renata Kokanovic is pleased to welcome Professor Lars-Christer Hydén from the Centre for Dementia Research (CEDER), Linköping University, Sweden to give a talk entitled ‘Interdependent identity and common ground within couples where one individual has dementia.’ ... Read more