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Summer Kuhn


Summer is a first year Ph.D. student in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology and a West Virginia native. She completed a B.S. in Biology in 2009 and a M.P.H. in 2012 at WVU. She currently works for Health Sciences and Technology Academy (HSTA) teaching HSTA students the foundation of research, statistics, and how to use their STEM skills to improve health in West Virginia. Her interests include, but are not limited to, health and social relationships in rural Appalachia, the impact of foster care, and racial/ethnic inequality.