Judith N. Lasker

Professor Emerita of Sociology and Health, Medicine, & Society
Department of Sociology and Anthropology
31 Williams Drive, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015
Ph.D. in Sociology, Harvard University, 1976

"Hoping to Help: The Promises and Pitfalls of Global Health Volunteering", Cornell U. Press, 2016.   

See my personal website for information, reviews, and speaking appearances: https://judithlasker.com


Research Interests

  • Global Health volunteering
  • Women's health issues, especially related to pregnancy loss and infertility
  • Impact of chronic disease and loss
  • Community needs assessment and evaluation research

Courses taught

  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Medicine and Society
  • AIDS and Society
  • Global Health Issues
  • Women and Health
  • Jewish Community and Identity
  • Research Methods