Yidong Gong

Yidong Gong

Student

Overview

I am a PhD candidate in Cultural Anthropology and a Doctoral Scholar with Duke Global Health Institute, with research interests in medical anthropology, global health, medical humanities, humanitarianism, socialism and post-socialism, colonialism and post-colonialism. I have made a number of research visits to South Sudan and Africa’s Horn and Great Lakes regions. Before coming to Duke, I was an award-winning investigative journalist with Xinhua News Agency in China.