Miss Sumaira Rashid

Job: PhD student

Faculty: Health and Life Sciences

School/department: School of Allied Health Sciences

Research group(s): Centre for Reproduction Research (CRR)

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH

T: N/A

E: p17245053@my365.dmu.ac.uk


Personal profile

Sumaira Rashid is a full-time PhD researcher at the Centre for Reproduction Research with ethnographic interests in infertility,gender, body politics, ageing and menopause. She is currently involved in research project that revolves around social construction of menopause, ageing and gender in Punjab.

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Publications and outputs


Research interests/expertise

Medical Anthropology



Gender studies

Social aspects of Infertility

Ethnographic methods


MSc Medical Anthropology, Brunel University London

PhD Project


Ethnographic Study of Social, Cultural and Biomedical Construction of Menopause in Punjab, Pakistan

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